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

Find out more
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.

Take on The Doko Challenge

The famous event returns in June!

Enter now
09 May 2022
The first ever Gurkha Teddy Bear Auction

The Gurkha Welfare Trust’s supporters have been hard at work dressing adorable teddy bears in a Gurkha or Nepali theme…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
16 May 2022
Following in the footsteps of super-supporter Jim

Last week two of the GWT team abandoned their desks for a day of walking with the legendary Jim Morton.…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read
13 May 2022
Gurkha Golf Day receives headline sponsorship from Vigilance

We are delighted to announce that long-standing corporate supporter of the Trust, Vigilance, are the headline sponsor for this year’s…

The Gurkha Welfare Trust Read

Who are the Gurkhas?

Find out more

Your Gurkha stories

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

View Stories
  • 11:11 AM, 25 May 2022The registration deadline for our Doko Challenge in Wimbledon is fast approaching! Take on the challenge of the "Br… https://t.co/jH0qU8ll9m

Join our mailing list

Sign up to receive emails keeping you updated about our work in Nepal, inspiring news and film footage, and how you can support Gurkha veterans, their widows and communities.