The Greater Himalayas Foundation is a non profit organization which was created to honor the legacy of Mingma Norbu Sherpa, by continuing conservation and humanitarian efforts in the Himalayas.
The Foundation was established in Washington DC in 2007.
BOSTON — As Internet dating sites for seniors become an increasingly hot topic among people approaching age 60 and older, the buzz is attracting attention in other circles, too. Yet in a year when the oldest members of the huge baby-boom generation turn 65, the bulk of research on online dating is focused on experiences of younger adults, a pair of Ohio researchers say. Rather than describing physical attributes, some older women portrayed themselves in new and thoughtful ways.
"There's a scarcity of research on dating in later life," say Wendy Watson and Charlie Stelle, Using earlier research on younger people who frequent Internet dating sites, Watson and Stelle identified values and characteristics those individuals revealed. One woman described herself as "a young spirit," Watson said. The researchers started with a coding system identifying three personal values (active lifestyle, culture and family) that younger people typically address on online-dating sites.
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He later deleted the tweet and said he meant to send Webb a direct message.
Plenty of air time during the broadcast and an awkward exchange between the ESPN announcers served as a Twitter boost for the former Miss Alabama USA.
VIDEO: ESPN's awkward moment with QB's model girlfriend ROLL TIDE: Alabama routs Notre Dame to claim BCS title Webb, a 23-year-old Montgomery, Ala., native and Auburn alum, saw her followers increase from around 2,300 to more than 109,000 by early Tuesday morning.
Another wrote, "I don't appear as old as I am." Some older men, too, deviated from typical patterns. A second category identified three personal characteristics (honest, fun-loving and kind) that site users would like in a date.
– AJ Mc Carron won a second BCS National Championship on Monday, but it was his girlfriend who won the Internet.
Katherine Webb, who has been dating the Alabama quarterback for about a MIAMI GARDENS, Fla.
She strongly believes that even small charity work can make big impacts, and envisions the Foundation to create such influences.
Dawa Sherpa is the daughter of Mingma Norbu Sherpa.
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