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.

For all the lives he’s lived

Manbahadur Ghimire 1919 - 2020

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News
25 Aug 2020
In pictures: Battling the monsoon in Nepal

The brave people of Nepal face a deadly monsoon every year. And this time it’s heavier than usual. The effects…

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News
21 Aug 2020
In honour of Rifleman Chamar Bahadur Gurung

You may have seen the recent appeal we launched in tribute to the late Rifleman Manbahadur Ghimire. The centenarian passed…

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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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