BREAKING NEWS – Covid 19 and The Gurkha Welfare Trust
COVID 19 in Nepal Due to the swift and effective actions of its government, limiting movement and enforcing quarantines, the…
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…
RIP Monte Cassino veteran Man Bahadur Ghimire
It is with a heavy heart that we announce Man Bahadur Ghimire, one of our oldest Gurkha veterans, sadly passed…
In photos: our Residential Home staff and pensioners in the garden
Photographs taken before Nepal went into lockdown. Easter weekend is often the start of a gardener’s year. It’s time for…
Marylebone Cricket Club visit our work
We were delighted to be visited by members of Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) yesterday at our Headquarters in Pokhara, Nepal.
August: Our month in pictures
Healthcare in the hilltops We provide an international standard of healthcare and medication to Gurkha veterans and their families living…
A once in a lifetime opportunity for Gurkha veterans and widows
The saying ‘If you live long enough, you get to see everything’ has been true for me now. Our two…
April: Our month in pictures
Take a look through our galleries to see photographs from our visits to pensioners’ homes and work with communities to build clean water systems.
March: Our month in pictures
Take a look through our galleries to see photographs from our visits to pensioners’ homes, Holi festival and the first of the 300 homes we’re building.
Be inspired: 5 inspirational quotes from the Gurkhas
Inspired by their indomitable spirit, we’ve compiled some words of positivity and hope from Gurkha veterans and widows we care for in Nepal.
Why are the Gurkhas important to you?
We know, from 50 years of working to support them how brave, kind, and compassionate Gurkha veterans are, but we’d love to hear your story and even see your photos.