THANK YOU TO ALL KTS SUPPORTERS
KTS would like to thank all who have, directly or indirectly, supported the organisation’s activities during the year:
All our buyers as listed on the next page.
Association of Craft Producers (ACP) for continuing to sell our furniture through its showroom,
Sana Hastakala for selling the KTS Nepalese Cookbook
Government and Administrative Agencies for their invaluable support: Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan Municipality, Lalitpur Municipality Ward no. 22 Committee, District Development Office, District Administration Office, Social Welfare Council, CTEVT, District Education office and related GOs, NGOs, INGOs and others.
WFTO Global, WFTO Asia and FTG Nepal for providing information, co-operation, training, expertise and recommendations to potential international buyers, as well as supporting KTS participation in workshops and conferences.
Fair Trade Company Japan, People Tree UK, SERRV Self-Help International USA, Ten Thousand Villages Canada, Ten Thousand Villages USA, Consorzio CTM Altramercato Italy, El Puente Germany, Comologmo.com, UK, Ram Associations Italia and other organizations who are helping to market KTS products and extending supports.
Jan Hopkins, Maggie Adams Langley, Lydia Cook, Nola Armstrong, Jan Maijer, LED and other friends who so generously gave their time and effort to raise funds through the Worldwide Friends of Kumbeshwar Kids.
Last, but not least, KTS would like to express its sincere gratitude to the Executive Committee members for their valuable time and expertise in ensuring the smooth-running of the KTS organization.
We would like to thank all the organizations / companies which have bought KTS products during 2009. This has helped a lot to promote our income-generating programme and enabled us to continue our social Activities, including extra-curricular activities for the KTS school children. It has also supported the KTS on-going development plan; for example, the installation of a new library and computer room in the KTS Primary School.