Hands Of Hope

Mother and Daughter team Liesel Briggs & Rosemary Briggs  promote their tiny charity and the work they are doing. "Hands of hope"  Check out their Facebook page: and their gofundme campaign: . 

Hands of Hope  raises money for young students in Nepal who desperately want an education and a better community. They build libraries,  support orphans and provide basic living needs for impoverished children.

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Issue: 2015-03-19 PHOTO: courtesy Ruth Lera

If you’re lucky you’ll have neighbors you like. If you’re even more fortunate, you'll have neighbors as friends. But I must be one of the most blessed people around, because I have neighbours who inspire me. Read more

Making A Difference!


Issue: 2014-01-23, PHOTO courtesy of Liesel Briggs

Entering a log house south of Whitehorse, I'm confronted by a large box filled with little dolls, knitted in all the colours of the rainbow. I walk past them and Liesel Briggs welcomes me with a cup of tea and a seat in the comfy living room. There Read more

Making A Difference!

Across the territory next week, various Yukon Education Week activities will take place to help raise awareness of the importance of education. The path to educational awareness in other countries, however, can be much steeper. Liesel Briggs and he Read more

Making A Difference!