Girls’ Fellowship Program

Pentok is a Tibetan word meaning “to benefit and positively impact others.” Founded in the summer of 2009, Pentok began its first program in Mukbo village, providing a chance for four young, Tibetan, nomadic girls to continue schooling outside of the village. At that time, female participation in primary and ... continue reading.

Tibetan Women’s Leadership Program

Pentok is a Tibetan word meaning “to benefit and positively impact others.” Tibetan women have very few opportunities for leadership roles. There are only a handful of female role models in contemporary Tibetan society. The majority of Tibetan women who graduate from college have no job opportunities after years of ... continue reading.