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New Year Message From Chairman Brian Staley

New Year Message from Chairman Brian Staley. We are still in the first official year of the Gurkha Peace Foundation. As a result of prudent and patient finance building we have been able to spend almost £10,000 this year alone! I was very proud to officially open our new drop in centre in Folkestone early […]

450 AND MORE ATTEND SUMMER BBQ AT MAIDSTONE

Over 450 enjoyed a party in the beautiful grounds of Teston Bridge Country Park. It was a sunny day and Gurkhas, together with their wives, families and friends enjoyed a great BBQ and later in the day a curry. The Gurkha Peace Foundation hosted the event and was delighted to welcome friends from the Community […]

GREAT SUMMER BBQ PARTY IN ASHFORD

Almost 520 Gurkhas, and families and friends turned up for BBQ and party in the grounds of the ST Francis Church Hall, Cryol Road, Ashford. The party lasted eight hours and revellers enjoyeed a BBQ at lunch time and curry in the evening. Enterainment was provided by the daughters of Gurkhas, they performed traditional Nepalese […]

GPF CHRISTMAS PARTY WAS HELD AT FOLKESTONE, KENT ON 29 NOVEMBER 2014.

The Christmas party for friends and supporters of the Gurkha Peace Foundation in Folkestone was held at the Broomfield Community Hall and enjoyed by a packed hall of enthusiastic revellers. Distinguished guests included the Mayor and Mayoress of Folkestone, Peter Carroll and his wife Lynne and County Councillor George Koowari. There was good food and […]

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GURKHA WALK WAS HELD AT EASTWELL MANOR, ASHFORD, KENT ON 15 JUNE 2014

THE FIRST GURKHA WALK WAS HELD AT EASTWELL PARK, ASHFORD IN COMMEMORATION OF THE THIRTEEN GURKHA V.C.s. The trustees of the Gurkha Peace Foundation would like to thank everyone who contributed to the success of this event. Altogether we raised over £7,000 which is our best ever fund raising event. A great deal of work […]

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Samjhana Rai

Samjhana Rai is a 14 year old girl that we met in Dharan, she has no arms yet walked for 2 whole days just to meet us, she writes with her toes and is looked after by her mother. She is intelligent and speaks and writes both In Nepali and a little English. The Gurkha […]

AGM Agenda

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE GURKHA PEACE FOUNDATION TO BE HELD AT ST FRANCIS CHURCH HALL, CRYOL ROAD, ASHFORD ON SATURDAY 26th of APRIL STARTING AT 10-00 am. 1/ Apologies. 2/ Minutes of last meeting. 3/ Chairman’s report. 4/ Correspondence. 5/ Resignation of trustees. 6/ Election of trustees. 7/ Election of Chairman. 8/ Election of […]

CANTERBURY CATHERDRAL UNITED NATIONS WORLD PEACE DAY PARADE AND SERVICE

The Gurkha Peace Foundation proudly participated in the parade and service alongside other worthy organisations such as Amnesty International. The ladies were magnificent in their beautiful saris and fourteen years old Miss Sindhiya Rai a prayer. Several Gurkhas who had served in United Nations Peace keeping missions mingled with internationally recognised peace campaigners  such as […]

Our first gathering at Ashford

zoloftanxiety.com Dear Friends, Those of us in the Gurkha Peace Foundation are proud to announce that we have started an all day drop in centre now operating every Thursday from 10-00 am. This is of huge benefit to veteran Gurkhas who now have somewhere to meet their friends and receive free advice on a comprehensive […]