the year of 2005 the TibetanAid Foundation has concentrated
on raising funds for the construction of the ChaZhu Valley
Clinic. In the spring of 2005, the ChaZhu Valley community
leaders began receiving funds. The following has been accomplished
of the ChaZhu Valley Clinic was completed on October
leaders met to create policies and guidelines for use
of the facility.
Collins, TAF project manager, visited the ChaZhu Valley
from August 6 - 18, 2005
October 15, 2005, Jigme Rinpoche, one of the spiritual
leaders of the community, led the opening ceremony by
blessing the clinic.
Rinpochecongratulated Dr. Sonam Ji and Xiaba, the two
doctors who have dedicated themselves to serve the ChaZhu
Valley community. They will reside in the clinic.
November, 2005, Dr. Sonam Ji and Xiaba purchased necessary
medicines and some basic medical and office equipment
for use in the clinic.
doctors began treating patients in the ChaZhu Valley
ChaZhu Valley resident is being trained to be a medical
translator(Tibetan/Chinese/English) for the doctors
and medically trained visitors who wish to assist the
ChaZhu Valley clinic officially opened to receive patients
on January 1, 2006