May 31, 2017
Restaurant Papillon, Rue Messonier, Paris 17ieme
A committee composed by french active members of A.O. and people passionated by the Nepal decided to create Altruistic Odyssey France. A.O France will be a non-profit association which should be ready before the end of September.
All the participants of this event are been voluntary to be part to this project. A Executive Committee will be constitute with a President, a Vice-President, a Treasurer, a Secretary and a Board of Trustee. The connection with Altruistic Odyssey USA will be considered to create a common website and to benefit from experience acquired on both side of the Atlantic. In term of tax aspect, both associations will be independent.
Both are the same purpose: Support projects to assist the Nepal community in various domains: Education, Health and Care, and Preservation of the Culture of the different ethnic groups: sherpa, Tamang, Lama…
In June, the French team will be constituted and the administrative part of the AO France should be done. The Team will be create strategic plan to develop the association and promote the AO Projects.
This work is the occasion to promote also the” AO Journey” at the end of November 2017 in Solokhumbu (Everest National Park) to visit the Nunnery Deboche. The Nunnery Deboche Project was the most important realised by AO last year.
The shared moment was really beautiful and thanks again to Christophe Saintagne for his hosting and the food quality of the Papillon.