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.

10 Aug 2018
War stories from a Gurkha hero

Chandra Bahadur Sunuwar was only 18 when he signed up to fight in the Second World War. The war had already been raging for over two years.

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24 Jul 2018
5 ways Nepal’s monsoon season affects our work

Nepal's monsoon season occurs from June to September every year. We do whatever we can to make sure the Gurkha veterans and widows we care for are safe.

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The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials

We are the official charity for The Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials 2018. The world-famous trials will be taking place from Thursday 30 August to Sunday 2 September 2018.

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