We provide financial, medical and development aid to Gurkha veterans, their families and communities.

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About the Charity

We enable Gurkha veterans, their families and their wider communities to live their lives with dignity in Nepal.

About the Gurkhas

Gurkhas are traditionally recruited from the hill people of Nepal, with roots right back to an 8th century Hindu warrior.

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News
28 Sep 2020
Saving Gurkha veterans’ lives through monsoon and pandemic

Dr Anil Maharjan has worked with us for just over a year. His job is to visit Gurkha veterans and…

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News
06 Oct 2020
The Gurkha running 300km for Nepal

UPDATE: Yog has now completed his 300km challenge! Thanks to all who have supported him so far. If you’d like…

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Challenges
Climb Everest at Home

In the spirit of keeping things moving this year we are encouraging our supporters to join us in setting themselves the challenge of scaling the largest mountain in the world – Beginning 1 May, over 12 weeks, and from their own homes.

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Who are the Gurkhas?

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Your Gurkha stories

Keep the legend of the Gurkhas alive by sharing your story and read others' too

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  • 16:04 PM, 23 Oct 2020Thanks to donations from the Great British public, Gurkha veteran Desbahadur Sahi receives the medical attention he… https://t.co/5ryiuDsTO1

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