A new bed on wheels for Pak Ketut

A new bed on wheels for Pak Ketut

Pak Ketut is 43 years old. Before he had an accident, he was a Durian Fruit farm labourer in the famous Durian village of Bestala in North Bali. 4 years ago he fell 5 meters from a Durian Tree and shattered his spine. He has been house bound, & bed bound ever since. He can

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A New Wheelchair for Ibu Luh of Mayong Village

A New Wheelchair for Ibu Luh of Mayong Village

Ni Luh is 76 years old. She lives in the rainforest with her husband, a long way from the nearest road. On March 10 2018 Global Village were told of her plight, that she desperately needed a wheelchair. She’d had a stroke five years previous, which had left her unable to walk, and unable...

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Pak Nengah

Pak Nengah

Pak Nengah is 76 years old, and is originally from a Village high on the slopes of Mount Agung. 55 years ago he had to literally run for his life when Lava & Ash rained down on his Village in the big 1963 eruption of Mount Agung. His village was destroyed, and he was relocated

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Global Village Kafe in Lovina, Now an official Water Bottle Refill station

Global Village Kafe in Lovina, Now an official Water Bottle Refill station

February 5 2017, The Global Village Kafe (Our ‘Not for Profit’ Cafe/Bar in Lovina Beach became an official Water Bottle Refill station,. From now on  Visitors to Lovina, & the Global Village Kafe will be able to refill their water bottles for free, reducing the need to keep...

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Jan 27 2018. Global Village deliver three new wheelchairs to elderly Stroke Victims in North Bali

Jan 27 2018. Global Village deliver three new wheelchairs to elderly Stroke Victims in North Bali

Saturday 27 Jan 2018. The Global Village team deliver wheelchairs to three elderly long suffering Stroke Victims in the Kabutambahan area of North Bali.With the wheelchairs the team were also able to deliver new blankets to the recipients, 50kgs Rice, & a drinking water filter system,. We...

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A wheelchair for Made Newuarta

A wheelchair for Made Newuarta

On Tuesday 23rd January, the GVF team travelled east from Lovina to Bondalam, Tejakula, and Sembirentang Villages to deliver Aid to the Mount Agung Evacuee camps based there. Along the way the team made a small detour to deliver a brand new wheelchair to this young man. His name is Made...

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Ketut Adi Suma Wirayuda

Ketut Adi Suma Wirayuda

Ketut Adi Suma Wirayuda is 11 years old, and he is disabled. He lives in Kediri Village in South Bali with his family. In August 2016 The Global Village Foundation Bali were asked to visit him to assess his needs. When we visited, we found young Ketut unable to walk, talk, or comprehend. He was...

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Delivering aid to three of the smaller Mount Agung Evacuation camps in North Bali.

Delivering aid to three of the smaller Mount Agung Evacuation camps in North Bali.

JANUARY 23 2018. Clothing, towels & toiletry products, blankets, mattresses, & other aid delivered to 250+ Evacuees, currently sheltering in 3 evacuee camps near to Bondalam Village. A huge Thank you to the following for making it possible; Sherryn Reid & the Adopt a School team in...

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A walking frame for a Holyman

A walking frame for a Holyman

On Saturday 9 December 2017 The Global Village team visited the Village of Kaba Kaba in Tabanan, South Bali, to bring a wheelchair to the Pemangku ( holyman) I Gusti Ngurah Rai Dana of Pura Batur Arya Belog Temple in Kaba Kaba. On January 19 we returned to visit him, to find him conducting a

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A new wheelchair for Komang. age 12

A new wheelchair for Komang. age 12

Yesterday, January 12, The GVF team travelled 3 hours south to Denpasar to deliver a ‘Wheelchairs for Kids’ wheelchair to this young man. His name is Komang, and he is 12 years old. He is a Mount Agung Evacuee from the Village of Tunas Sari in Kubu on Mount Agung. He is currently...

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Ibu Ayu

Saturday October 21 2017 Global Village Foundation visited Sepang Village high up in the hills above North Bali, where we met this lovely lady. Her name is Ibu Ayu, She was born in 1945, the same year that Indonesia became an Independent country. Three years ago sadly she suffered a stroke, and...

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Mount Agung Volcano Update

Mount Agung Volcano Update

November 8 2017. As Mount Agung Volcano continues to rumble away, albeit in a slightly more subdued fashion, Global Village Foundation Bali visit Six of the many Mt. Agung Evacuee camps active in North Bali, as we continue to support the Evacuees from the 15 villages affected..These desperately...

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Mount Agung Evacuee Camp Visit Oct 28 2017

Mount Agung Evacuee Camp Visit Oct 28 2017

Mount Agung Volcano in Karangasem, East Bali continues to be on high alert. Throughout North and East Bali there are approximately 140,000 people displaced, evacuated from their villages within the danger Zone. Many are living in Government run Refugee camps, but many more have evacuated to non...

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Water Filter Delivery

Water Filter Delivery

With a delivery of new Water filters to the Global Village Kafe in Lovina on Sunday 22 October by our friends at Vrienden voor Schoon Water Indonesië, the Global Village Foundation team were keen to get them delivered to those in need. And on Monday 23rd Team member Kadek visited Patemon Village...

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A beautiful Gift from the children of Bundoora Primary School. Victoria, Australia

A beautiful Gift from the children of Bundoora Primary School. Victoria, Australia

Bundoora Primary School is a small school in the northern suburbs of Melbourne in Australia. During the last year the grade 5/6 students (11 & 12 year olds) at the school commenced a Social Enterprise project making & selling art & handicrafts they themselves had made. to raise money...

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50 New wheelchairs arrive at the Global Village.

50 New wheelchairs arrive at the Global Village.

May 16 2017. The team at Global Village Foundation are very pleased today to take delivery of 50 new Standard wheelchairs at our office in North Bali. These wheelchairs will be distributed to disabled adults (young & old) living in great need & extreme poverty in the villages of North...

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The Global Village Foundation Bali. Four years old today.

The Global Village Foundation Bali. Four years old today.

Today, May 9 2017, the Global Village Foundation celebrated its fourth birthday. The Global Village Kafe was closed for one day so that the whole Global Village team could travel together to the Pura Melanting (The temple of Good fortune in the West of Bali) to offer our thanks and prayers to...

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I Nyoman Jasa

I Nyoman Jasa

Nyoman Jase is 23 years old. He lives in Renditin (A small village in the mountains 1 hour east of Lovina) with his Mother, Father & Sister. He and his sister were with a severe form of rare Genetic abnormality called Ichthyosis (Ichtyosis is a Genetic disorder where the body is unable to...

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Kadek Nya Suandewi

Kadek Nya Suandewi

Kadek Nya is 11years old. She lives in Renditin Village (in the mountains East of Lovina) with her Mother and older sister.  Born as a healthy baby she contracted Polio when just a few months old. (Poliomyelitis (polio) is a highly infectious viral disease, which mainly affects young children...

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Gede Adi Suardina

Gede Adi Suardina

Gede Adi Suardina is 5years old. He lives in a small house in Kabutambahan ( 1 hour East of Lovina) with his Mother, Father, Grand parents, and younger brother. He was born with a Genetic abnormality called Ichthyosis (Ichthyosis is a Genetic disorder where the body is unable to regulate Skin...

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Putu Adi Pratama

Putu Adi Pratama

Putu Adi Pratama is 6years old. He lives in Kalianget Village (15 minutes West of Lovina) with his Mother, Father, and young sister.  He was born 2 months premature with Cerebral Palsy.  (Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that permanently affects body movement, muscle coordination, and...

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Ni Gusti Ketut Juliani

Ni Gusti Ketut Juliani

Ketut Juliani  is 12 years old, and lives with her Mother & Father in Banjarasem, a small Village West of Lovina. She was born as a healthy normal baby. At just a few months old she contracted what is known locally as Pig Virus (Swine flu, related to the Bird Flu virus H1N1) causing Brain...

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