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demonstration home built after earthquake in Nepal

Volunteers building earthquake housing in Nepal

From Our Volunteers | 18 November 2015

A group of volunteers from Australia is busy building another demonstration home at Her Farm. Following the April earthquakes in Nepal we've been building various earthquake resistant houses to teach local villagers ways to rebuild that are safer and cost effective. We've demonstrated...

Dashain Festival in Nepal

Holiday Schedule in Nepal

From Our Director | 30 September 2015

The two biggest festivals in Nepal are Dashain and Tihar. This year our volunteer program will be closed for both. For Dashain we are closed October 13-26.  For Tihar the dates are November 8-13.  

Volunteer Teach Film in Nepal

New Volunteer Program in Nepal Announced Today

From Our Director | 9 September 2015

The Mountain Volunteer, The Mountain Fund and Her Farm Films announced a new volunteer program in Nepal today. Her Farm Films is the name of our production branch at Mountain Fund. The mission of Her Farm Films is to provide the training and equipment needed for Nepali women...

volunteer in Nepal at rural health clinic

Her Clinic now open at Her Farm

Healthcare | 9 September 2015

Mountain Volunteer Nepal is pleased to announce the official opening of Her Clinic. For the past three years, one of our girls has been pursuing a degree in nursing and is now finished her education and will be a full-time staff nurse at the women's clinic at Her Farm. Our future...

Great Nonprofits 2015

Named "Great Nonprofit" three years in a row.

Healthcare | 26 August 2015

For three years in a row we've been honored as a top-rate nonprofit by GreatNonprofits.org. If you are looking for the best volunteer opportunity in Nepal, take a moment to read our reviews and find out for yourself why we are a top-rated nonprofit. http://greatnonprofits.org/orgB/the-global-mou...

rebuilding in Nepal

Volunteers Help Post-EarthQauke

From Our Director | 12 June 2015

Mountain Volunteer is open and working in Nepal following the earthquakes. We are working both in Kathmandu and in the village. Following the quake our volunteers at Her Farm went to work right away to help our neighbors knock...

view at her farm

2014 Year in Review

From Our Director | 31 December 2014

We've just published our 2014 Year in Review on Issuu. Please give it a look and thanks for all your support and help in 2014, it's made a huge difference in the lives of many young women and children i in Nepal.
Please click on "read more" for the link to our year in review. 

Farm house in Nepal

Texas A & M Nepali Students soon in Nepal

From Our Director | 28 December 2014

Aggie Mountain Volunteer is an initiative taken up by the Nepalese Student Association at Texas A&M University. We will be traveling to Kathmandu, Nepal in May for 2 weeks. We are working with the Global Mountain Fund, a small nonprofit organization that has an established...

How to be the best volunteer in Nepal ever.

From Our Director | 9 October 2014

The best volunteers are Being, not Doing. Not long ago a volunteer posted on a blog about a conversation with the local school principal. In that conversation she asked what the principal thought about volunteers at the school. He replied that he was not sure since he'd never...

Mountain Volunteer Nepal

Confused about volunteer placement companies for volunteering in Nepal ? Get unconfused here.

From Our Director | 16 August 2014

I get emails all the time from people who are confused about volunteer placement companies and how we differ from them. Let's try to sort that out. Volunteer placement companies are, for the most part, sales agencies. They sell opportunities to travel to Nepal and volunteer with...

School Uniforms for Girls

How our volunteers to Nepal help fund our work

Poverty & Hunger | 14 July 2014

We've been working in Nepal for about a decade, on the ground, doing real projects like hospitals, clinics, schools and support of women and children. Income earned from supporting volunteers helps to fund these projects. Under the US IRS rules, an educational organization can...

Volunteers in Nepal setting up internet learning

Volunteers help create village learning center in rural Nepal

From Our Volunteers | 26 June 2014

The tiny village of Mankhu, home to The Mountain Fund project, "Her Farm" became home to the first internet learing center in the entire VDC and perhaps the first in the entire district, certainly in rural villages. Volunteers in Nepal helped install software, create lesson catalogs...

safe volunteering in Nepal

How safe is volunteering in Nepal?

From Our Director | 23 June 2014

The Global Peace Index (GPI) reports that Nepal is the safest place to live in South Asia after Bhutan. Nepal comes in at 76 on the index while the USA comes in at a more risky 101. 

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100% Guarantee for Volunteers in Nepal

From Our Director | 4 January 2014

We are the only organization to guarantee that we will deliver what we promise or your money back. The fine print on this is simple, you have 3 days to experience Nepal with us, if you aren't happy, your program will be cancelled and money refunded. You will have to live...

Volunteer in Nepal at Her Farm

Volunteer in Nepal at Her Farm and live here

From Our Director | 24 December 2013

We've gone out of our way to make staying in rural Nepal and volunteering at Her Farm a great experience. Our new home for volunteers has comfortable sleeping room, a huge wrap-around balcony, large kitchen and dining room, two showers and two toilets. http://www.haikudeck.com/p/aLeuckYNSm/volun...


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