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Nepalese Experience Day to Kent Training School

Nepalese Experience Day Visit to Kent Police Training School Following a successful evening at Ashford in August when over ninety members of the Nepalese Community heard from senior members of Kent Police about the employment opportunities available with in their service, further talks took place that resulted in an Experience Day visit to the Kent […]

GURKHAS MEET FOR BBQ AND TO PRESENT FUNDS FOR PROJECTS IN NEPAL

At the annual BBQ of the Gurkha Peace Foundation 500 Gurkhas, families and friends met to enjoy the party atmosphere and celebrate their achievements throughout the year. President Amanda Cottrell OBE presented several cheques for Nepalese projects. Major Deb Pun was handed two cheques one for repair to the Shitalpati School, which has been damaged […]

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GURKHA WALK 2014!

Join us to celebrate the lives of thirteen brave Gurkha VC’s who dedicated their lives to Britain, by walking click here one mile for each of the VC’s in the beautiful surroundings of Eastwell Manor Park.  More information can be found on the Gurkha walk 2014 leaflet.   Please do what you can to raise money, […]

LOCAL YOUNGSTERS PROVIDE BRILLIANT MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT FOR 150 GUESTS

The audience was enthralled by the musical entertainment provided in three parts by enthusiastic dancers and singers. The new Lord Mayor Ann Taylor described the entertainment as brilliant and wished the hosts of the Northgate Community Centre and the Gurkha Peace Foundation every success for charitable projects here and in Nepal. The three contrasting acts […]

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ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS PROGRESS OF THE GURKHA PEACE FOUNDATION

CHAIRMAN’S REPORT for the 1st year since our inauguration as a registered charity one year ago.   Our concentration for the year ending 2013 was the creation and building of our two day centres in Ashford and Folkestone. Lives of the elderly have been transformed for the better with social activity, free advice given, interpretations […]

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GPF pays for Bal Kumar RaI to go to school

Though 16 year old Bal Kumar RaI is unable to use his arms he loves learning and dreams of attending his local school in Ward no 6 Solukhambu district. The education system in Nepal aims to teach literacy and numeracy to a basic universal level; however, local communities have created fee paying schools to advance […]