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.

Doko Challenge: Race against the Gurkhas in 2021

Join us for our 5km runs with a twist: the Doko Challenge North and Doko Challenge South!

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31 Mar 2021
Advice for our Doko Challenges from Gurkhas who completed the real thing

Not only do we provide support for Gurkha veterans, many of our staff members in Nepal and the UK are…

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28 Mar 2021
Everyone deserves a safe place to live

Your support has helped us build over 1,500 new homes for Gurkha veterans and widows since the major earthquake in…

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Challenges, Events
Trailwalker 2021

Trailwalker 2021 – Your adventure starts here Organised in partnership with Oxfam, Trailwalker is the ultimate in long-distance challenges. Teams of four will take…

24-26 Sep View

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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  • 13:01 PM, 14 Apr 2021Happy Nepali New Year! The Nepali calendar (Bikram Sambhat) is 67 years and 8.5 months ahead of ours. https://t.co/VYuee7Y1rl

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