(We hired a local painter to make an Inner Ocean Empowerment Project banner for our Health Camps – this is the banner in it’s creation!) “What day is it?” we keep asking each other. That’s what happens when it takes two days of air travel to arrive at our destination: Kathmandu, Nepal. And just when … Continue reading What day is it? Our first few days in Nepal…
Hi Friends! Inner Ocean is privileged to count you among our supporters. You make our work possible. I’m excited to tell you that we have an opportunity to gather twice the support for our mission and those we serve. Three donors have offered us a matching gift of $10,000 if we can raise that amount … Continue reading Our First Ever MATCHING GIFT CHALLENGE!
Exciting News! About a year ago, Inner Ocean was asked to contribute to a book on Trauma and Holistic Medicine for healthcare workers who work in this specific field. We were asked not only because of our international work with victims of sex-trafficking, but also because of our work in disaster relief, with veterans, with people … Continue reading Trauma and Holistic Medicine, Our First Published Piece!
Inner Ocean was able to raise enough supplies for our trip to Standing Rock that we completely packed up the Subaru (minus a little space for camping equipment and food for the next week!). There was enough weight in the car that as you can see, the space in the wheel well is toast. The … Continue reading We Stand With Standing Rock: Our Journey to North Dakota
(This post originally went out on September 17, 2016) Hi Friends, Been hearing lots about the DAPL (Dakota Access Pipeline? Yea we have, too. It’s not just about protecting the burial grounds, drinking water, or sacred sites of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe we’ve learned, this is more about finding another way to do energy … Continue reading Children Don’t Drink Oil, Right? Then No DAPL!
We are finally back from the remote villages and into the land of wifi (at least momentarily, hah) during out month-long service trip in honor of the Nepal Earthquake. We are wrapping up nearly a month in Nepal! Below are just a few photos from our trip with captions to help bring you along. All … Continue reading Updates from Nepal Earthquake Relief and Health Camps 2016
Join us for a dinner fundraiser before we embark on our Nepal Earthquake Relief trip! We will be raising supplies and funds to help support the rebuild of a Nepali community health clinic in Mandra. Check out our Nepal Supply List to see if you might have some things lying around that would support these communities in … Continue reading Boulder Fundraiser for Nepal Health Camp
A few months back I was contacted by Women’s Wilderness Institute (WWI) and asked to be a keynote speaker at their event in June 2016. I was elated. Not only was this such an honor, but it also speaks to how life just ebbs and flows on it’s own accord and we really truly have … Continue reading Inner Ocean Joins the Summit Sisters Event!
One of the biggest and most compassionate questions we get asked about the work that we do here at Inner Ocean is, “Why do you choose to help so many people over there when our people here still need help?” It is a great question. And it gives us the opportunity to speak about something … Continue reading Global Citizenship = Global Compassion
We live in an age where we have the opportunity to know what’s going on, not only in our communities or the cities where we live, but all around the world. We know when there are disasters taking place, human rights violations happening, or where there is political unrest or species nearing extinction – not … Continue reading Service as a State of Mind