SWISS SHERPA FOUNDATION

Mission

Mission

The Swiss Sherpa Foundation supports Sherpas and other mountain people with purposeful training programs and infrastructure projects to facilitate a sustainable independance. The principal activity shall be in mounain regions in which Outdoor activities like mountaineering and trekking can or may contribute to an economic development.

The foundation furthermore aims to achieve the support of Sherpas and other mountain people and their family members which are in an emergency situation.

The foundation can also engage in charitable institutions or projects which correspond to the mission of the foundation.

The Swiss-Sherpa Foundation is under the federal foundation supervision. She has a charitable character and does aim for pecuniary reward or benefit.

 

The Board

Patrick Z'Brun, Salgesch

President

Mountain guide, 1983 first Himalaya expedition, 2008 Everest ascent, owner Vins des Chevaliers

Herold Albrecht, Wollerau

Member

Mountain climber, expeditions / trekkings in Nepal

Meinrad Bittel, Visp

Member

Mountain guide, 1983 first Himalaya expedition, 2008 Everest ascent

Kari Kobler, Zollikofen

Member

Mountain guide, various Everest ascents and other 8’000er, Partner of Kobler & Partner

Bruno Rüdisüli, Hausen am Albis

Member

Mountain climber, Trekkings in Himalaya region

Conny Schmiedehaus, Salgesch

Member

Mountain climber, Trekkings in Nepal, Kenia, Tansania, Patagonien

Valentin Z'Brun, Luzern

Member

Hockey player, Student

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