Free Health Camp in Chitwan
16 Apr 22 – One of our active members; Mrs Bhim Kala Gyawali took a lead to run one day Free Health Camp on Saturday 16 April 2022 at Radhapur; Ward 14 of Bharatpur metropolitan municipality, Chitwan. The event was very success and 350 local people attended the camp. There were 35 volunteers from various organisations and local leaders to support the project. The event was also supported by Malika Dental Care Bharatpur and Manab Kalyan Kendra Bhratpur. A latter of appreciation was presented to all volunteers at the end of the programme. A light free food, tea, coffee and water was also provided throughout the day. Click here for more details.
Employment opportunity at NLC
January 2022 – With the funding support provided by Prof Nigel Groome, Help for Nepal is providing employment opportunity for 4; three teachers and one admin support general staff.
Daily Free Food at NLC
January 2022 – With the funding support from Prof Nigel Groome, Help for Nepal has started to provide one course of free food for those attending teaching and learning at Nagarjun Learning Centre.
Free COVID Test at NLC
January 2022 – NLC has started to provide free COVID test for everyone attending NLC or to the local people where necessary.
|Free Health Camp
1-3 October 2021, under the leadership of Nagarjun Learning Centre Trustees, a three days free medical camp was jointly organised by Nagarjun Learning Cente, Lions Club of Bhaktapur Pharmacists and Help for Nepal as the first event at the newly built learning centre. Mr Shreejan Simkhada and Ms Samjhana Basulala plaid a vital role to get clearance from the government, arranging all necessary administration and bring all volunteers to deliver the Health Camp. The event was very well organised and was attended by over 300 people.
Working with Nagarjun Learning Centre
12 September 2021 – We agreed to extend our support to Nagarjun Learning Centre (Registered NGO: 51103) on Professor Nigel Groome’s request. Profesor Nigel has already contributed a large amount of money to duild the Nagarjun Learning Centre and has committed to provide financial support to provide basic IT support, internet facility and teachers salary (for up to three teacher) for next 12 months through Help for Nepal. Professor Nigel Groome is also maintaining a dedicated website for this learning centre.3 September 2021
Our annual report for the period from 1 Feb 20 – 31 Jan 21 was submitted to the Charity Commission.15 July 2021
Landslides and flash floods triggered by heavy rain across Nepal in May/June 2021 killed many lives and many more were missing elsewhere. Melamchi area was badly affected. Despite recent support to National Innovation Centre (NIC) and two Dalit Uplifting programme, Help for Nepal provided RS 215,180.00 to support Melamchi Flood Relief programme. The support was covered by NewsOfNepal.4 July 2021
A general meeting (ZOOM) was held to discuss, edit where necessary and finalize the contract paper between Help4Nepal and MoneyTO. The meeting discussed the key points and finalized the contract paper and authorized the Chairman to sign the contract paper for and on behalf of Help for Nepal. The meeting also discussed and decided to release the funds that was raised with JustGiving page for Nepal Flood Relief Appeal rounded up to the nearest thousand in Nepalese Rupees, by adding a small amount from Help for Nepal account where necessary. Copy of the minutes is also available at this link.
28 May 21
A general meeting (ZOOM) was held to discuss and decide where and how to support Nepal to combat COVID-19 crisis in Nepal. After long discussion, the meeting warded £3,684.40 (RS 600,004.54) to NIC by adding around £250 (+/-) from Charity account where necessary for the following purpose:
1. To produce PPE and distribute to various part of the country including temporary COVID treatment Centre at Chhatreshwori Gau Palika Ward No 6, Bhotechaur, Salyan.
2. To distribute oxygen concentrators to various part of the country as per urgency including Orthopaedic and Trauma Foundation, Bhramarpura Chowk, Janakpur- 7.
3. Repair ventilators and oxygen plants in various part of the country to provide immediate service to COVID-19 patients.The copy of the minutes is available at this link. Our support to National Innovation Centre was covered by ClickonNepal.com from Oxford UK and News of Nepal from Kathmandu.25 May 21
A virtual WhatsApp meeting was held with Dr Mahabir Pun to to discuss how we can support to combat COVID-19 crisis in Nepal. Major (Retd) Surya Upadhya, Mrs Deepa Thapa and Captain (Retd) Tulasi Paudel attended the meeting. The copy of minutes is available at this Link8 May 21
A general meting was held (ZOOM) on Sat 8 May 21 to discuss and decide the following two grant application forms:
10 Apr 21
6 Dec 20
15 Nov 20
9 Nov 20
01 Nov 20
27 Aug 20
28 Jun 20
The Chairman asked all new trustees to submit online form available at https://www.help4nepal.org.uk/trustees/
10 Dec 19
16 Sep 19
09 Feb 19
Our first ever medical camp was very successfully completed in liaison with the Chitwan Rotary Club on 9 Feb 19. Eventhough the weather was not that favourable and there was also another similar event going on the same day we have achieved our goal on the day. Two of our founding members were also present on the day. Please visit our gallery page to see photographs of the event.
05 Jan 19
8 Dec 18
20 Apr 18
15 Mar 18
The chairman asked all members to come up with a possible project(s) with necessary information i.e. Location (Where?), Funding source (How?), targeted population (Who?), time to start, time to complete (How long?) and positive results (What changes it will bring?), is it sustainable? etc are main factors to consider.
|21 Jan 18
Our first AGM was held on 21 Jan 18 at Gurkha Village Nepalese Restaurant. Recognition of creditable work. We discussed various issues and covered last 12 months activities in details. Help for Nepal value and recognizes outstanding contribution from its supporters and well-wishers. The following were presented “Certificate of Recognition” on the day:
|21 Jan 18
Our 2nd fund raising dinner was held at Gurkha Village Nepalese Restaurant in Kidlington. The event was very well advertised and attended by many well-wishers and supporters. Help for Nepal is extremely grateful for their support and organizing very successful fund raising event.
|8 Oct 17
Oxford Half Marathon – Mr Chitra Thapa, one of our founding members participated and completed the Oxford Half Marathon Fund Raising Run and raised a handsome amount. A special thank you to Mr Chitra Thapa from the entire Help for Nepal team.
|3 Sep 17
Our first ever fund raising dinner was held at Yeti Nepalese Restaurant. Help for Nepal is extremely grateful for their support and organizing very successful fund raising dinner. The dinner was very well attended. A very successful event.
|9 Jul 17
Bank Account opened with HSBC for HELP FOR NEPAL. All members contributed £50 one off payment to generate initial funds and started a regular payment of £5 on every month with effect from 1 Aug 18.
|15 Jan 17
This was our first meeting after registration of HELP FOR NEPAL as a Not for Profit Company. We decided to buy counter collection buckets, print membership pads and planned for fund raising activities. We also agreed to contribute £50 one off payment to generate initial funds and start a regular payment of £5 on every month once our Bank account is live.
|5 Jan 18
Help for Nepal registered as Charitable Company Limited by Guarantee and Registered in England and Wales in January 2017 ® (Registered number 10549750). This is a “Not for Profit” Charitable organization formed by a group of volunteers, working together to make a difference.
|Jun – Dec 16
We conducted various meetings to discuss and decide about the registered address, application to company house for a Not for Profit, Company Limited by Guarantee. All necessary documents were produced and submitted for registration.
|15 May 16
Our initial meeting was called by Mr Tulasi Paudel on 14 May 2016 to start a charitable organization. More than a dozen well-wishers attended the meeting. The meeting discussed about the name of the organization “HELP FOR NEPAL” as a charitable “Not for Profit” company.