Sambhav Nepal was established in 2006 through the collaborative efforts of Mr. Prem K. Khatry and the locals of the Arupokhari Village in northern Gorkha, Nepal. The Australian nationals, Allan Walden and Richard Jackson turned out as the major Supporter of this idea to address mainly education and health issues of the Gorkha region.
The Volunteers from St Augustine’s College, Sydney, once again contributed to the construction work at Bhairabi Primary School in Arupokhari, Gorkha, from 23rd September to 30th September 2013.
The computer lab built for the local government/ community school was inaugurated by Chief District Officer along with the District Superintendent of Police (DSP) of Gorkha. The lab at Bhairabi School was built from the donation made by UNSW Global Village Volunteer Team- Australia.
The items for the hostel students of Bhawani Higher Secondary School was handed over by the founder, Prem K. Khatry on Aug 2nd, 2013. The Items was purchased from the donation made by Mr. Craig Ley from Australia, who is also the supporter of Sambhav Nepal.
A charity Trek which included visits to more than 14 different local schools of Gorkha district with sole motive of raising fund for Sambhav Nepal foundation was organized from january 3 to 13. Photo of Mr. Allan Waldon with the oldest man in the local village.
From 18th November to 2nd December, Volunteering team of 10 supported by ARC @university of New South Wales Global Village (Australia) participated in Arupokhari Volunteer Program (AVP) in Bhairabi Primary, Dharapani Secondary and Balodaya Primary Schools of Gorkha.
As a part of Sambhav Nepal’s project, 17 volunteers from St Augustine’s College, Sydney, contributed to the construction works at Bhairabi Primary School in Arupokhari, Gorkha, from 25th September to 1st October 2012.
The Australian Ambassador to Nepal, Hon. Susan Grace, inaugurated the new community library at Dharapani School on May 20th, 2010. She addressed the lively crowd of locals during this program. The library currently holds more than 3,000 books and is already in operation with trained staff.
The books in the Dharapani Community Library, either purchased by Sambhav Nepal or donated by the community, have been coded with the help of the students and the staff. We have started distributing the the membership cards to the students and the locals.
Located in the Gorkha district, northern Nepal, the village of Arupokhari is in a rural setting with stunning views of the Himalayas. Despite its pristine beauty and serenity, the region faces a developmental setback due to dilapidated basic facilities and a lack of physical infrastructures.
Through our Sponsorship Program you can support underprivileged but deserving students for school level education, which naturally enhanches their future prospects and the quality of life. For a little as $20 a month, you can change a child's life in ways you can't conceive.
Sambhav Nepal is a registered non-profit, non-political, social organization aiming to establish and implement sustainable education, health, and community development programs in isolated areas of Nepal. Presently, the organization is working in 29 VDC's of the Gorkha district.
What Sambhav Nepal does:
-We renovate and re-build the infrastructure of governments and community based school.
-We work in building toilet facilities in local villages and schools.
-We build computer labs and libraries for the local schools and community.
-We empower women in the villages by uplifting their economic, education, health and sanitation conditions.
-We organize home stay volunteering trip in the schools and healthposts of the villages.
-We orgasine training programs for the teachers of the local schools.
-We build shelters for homeless families.
-We provide sports equipment to the schools and local youth clubs of the villages.
-We have scholarship schemes for needy and talented students of the villages for their better schooling and higher education.
Whether sponsoring a child, funding a project or volunteering in the village - opportunities to lend a helping hand are endless. Your support reaches the most remote corners of the Himalayas and goes directly towards the projects for construction, renovation as well as refurbishment of the schools and the health posts in Gorkha. Join us and become a part of the Sambhav Nepal family. We are always eager to serve the society together!