Program Details

  • Start Date 2017-01-04
  • End Date: 2018-01-03

  • Location: Phutung

ght for Nepal is established in May 2005 in Kathmandu District.

The aim of the program is to provide food, shelter and education for orphans and disadvantaged children.


This is a residential project so the volunteer will stay inside the project, sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program.

Lunch & dinner are provided at the project. Food is local style, cooked by a Nepalese family. The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables but once a week project person will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.


Light of Nepal has a strong desire to offer free education, food and shelter for orphans and disadvantaged children. Some of the children´s parents have died due to the disease and some parents have unstable incomes, frequently move between different jobs and often move to other houses, etc. There are currently 17 children from 3 to 15 years old.


The volunteer must be 18 years old minimum. The volunteer must show eagerness, ability to maintain motivation, and reliability. Related to this, the volunteer needs to show creativity and initiative when planning and taking part. Most importantly, the volunteer needs to have confidence in her/his work, as well as time and management skills to ensure an effective support.

How to get there?
International Airport: Kathmandu / Tribhvan Intl. Airport
Domestic Airport:


6 months- 1.750,00 EUR

12 months- 3.000,00 EUR