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UBC Geography Alumni Magazine Feature

In the autumn of 2015, Liz was interviewed for the UBC Physical Geography Alumni magazine (Liz is an alumni of UBC Geography B.Sc. '93). Here is the article that was published as a result.
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What makes a hero?

In mid-April, just one week before the devastating earthquake, Jasper's family had already undergone a massive shift. Kamal is now working in Malaysia, away from his family. Here is the story.
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What's Shakin' Post-Earthquake

It has been 3 months since Nepal was hit by a massive and violent earthquake (7.8 on the Richter scale), that was the worst in several generations. Here's how we've used donated funds to help in Nepal - not just Jasper and Resmi's families, not just the factory workers and their families, but entire villages!

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Earthquake 1 Month Later

Over 1 month has passed since the first of the hundreds of earthquakes experienced in Nepal. The generosity of our supporters has allowed us to extend our network of aid well beyond the immediate J4J families.

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Global BC Online Earthquake Coverage

In its April 29, 2015 online news site, Global BC posted a post-earthquake article about Jackets for Jasper.

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North Shore News 'Quake Coverage

In its April 29 edition, the North Shore News (our North Vancouver newspaper) published an article about the terrible earthquake in Nepal, following up on some North Vancouver connections to people there, including Jackets for Jasper.

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Earthquake!!

You've heard the terrible news and seen the tragic images on TV: a devastating 7.8 earthquake has hit Nepal. In 52 seconds of powerful shaking, the lives of all of our friends in Nepal have changed forever. Please donate!

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Where in the World was your Jacket Made?

All of our Jackets for Jasper are made in Nepal, in Kathmandu, at Rajan's house in his factory. Would you like to see where your jacket came from? Let us take you on a short photo tour!

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Nickel Plate XC Custom Jackets

We're thrilled to have just finished making cozy ski jackets for the Nickel Plate Nordics Junior Racing ski team in Penticton!

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Global BC TV Story

On December 3, 2014, Global TV (our local TV news station) aired a 2-minute piece about Jackets for Jasper. You can still see the piece on our website!

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