Shanta is a conjunction of Burmese and Hindi words meaning “abundance” and “peace”

Shanta Foundation working in Myanmar plans to expand

A Durango nonprofit that helps underserved rural villages in Southeast Asia has had such success over the past decade, it plans to expand.

Dave Peters

For Dave Peters ’81, what started out as a corporate social responsibility role turned into a lifelong passion of helping communities in Thailand and Myanmar.

Shanta is a conjunction of Burmese and Hindi words meaning “abundance” and “peace”