FEAT update

2016-10-31T18:42:50+10:00July 4th, 2013|

Congratulations to Binita and Mandira for passing the Early Childhood Education course.  NAFA has supported these two students for many years through their school education and are now assisting them to gain further studies through  the FEAT program to improve their chances for emloyment.  Binita is currently working for a rivate English based school and Mandira [...]

Summary of NAFA Projects 1999 – 2012

2016-10-31T18:43:21+10:00June 20th, 2013|

 This table and the lists of projects which follow are drawn from audited financial statements since the Association was incorporated in 1999. Summary of NAFA $ allocated to one-off projects and multi-year programs 1999-2012  Sector Total $ One-off projects Total $ Multi-year programs Total $ 1999-2012 Education,   child care and child welfare $172,853 [...]

NAFA Projects 2013

2016-10-31T18:43:51+10:00May 12th, 2013|

Each year a number of projects are submitted to NAFA for consideration.  After NAFA executive officers have visited and reviewed each of the projects they are submitted to our committee who consider them on their merits.  These projects have been chosen for funding for 2013.  We are now seeking donors to help us finance [...]

Thanks to our Nepal in the Park 2012 corporate sponsors

2016-11-01T12:30:27+10:00November 5th, 2012|

NAFA thanks the following companies and groups for their generous  support for Nepal in the Park. Prize donations and assistance with materials and equipment helps make the day a huge success!   Macpac, The Valley   K2, The Valley   Paddy Pallin,The Valley,  Globe Trekker, West End Anaconda, Everton Park Sitar Restaurant, New Farm   [...]

FEAT for Youth

2016-10-31T18:44:56+10:00September 23rd, 2012|

A grade 9 student who aspires to be a teacher does work experience at Thimi School FEAT for YOUTH is a further education and training program which aims to improve employment opportunities for students in NAFA and JOY supported projects, who are nearing school completion. Students from Prisoners Assistance (PA) Nepal, Tawal [...]

Personal Challenge

2016-11-01T12:31:19+10:00June 24th, 2012|

for the month of JULY 2012 VSN students visiting Tilganga Eye Centre Help Change the Lives of MORE Young People in Nepal! THANK YOU! We raised over $6,500 from the last 2 challenges to provide 2 nursing scholarships. Now we need $4,000 to help more students study nursing or health-related courses. Improve [...]

Back Track Expeditions donate

2016-11-01T12:31:19+10:00May 2nd, 2012|

We are very proud of our association with Back Track Adventures. Back Track continues to support NAFA with generous donations to our projects in Nepal. Many thanks for their support and we wish them ongoing success with their exciting and popular treks in Nepal.

Tawal Eye Camp

2016-10-31T18:49:20+10:00February 28th, 2012|

Dr Detlev Gueck and his patient Location: Tawal Date: 24 November – 1 December 2011 Partner: Dr Detlev Gueck, a German eye doctor, Sangye, Manager of the Medicine Buddha Health Clinic and another monk from the Kopan Monastery Beneficiaries: 12 schools and 13 villages (Tawal, Tawal Besi, Duchene, Ladap, Kichet, Richet, Tajumrang, [...]

Thinking about putting NAFA into your will?

2016-11-01T12:31:19+10:00January 8th, 2012|

Make a Bequest Making a bequest – naming NAFA as a beneficiary in your will is a simple and powerful way to help us deliver ongoing programs empowering disadvantaged individuals and communities, particularly remote villages, in Nepal.  NAFA is a Brisbane based non-political, non-religious, non-profit organisation.  100% of donations (which are tax deductible for Australian [...]

Building classrooms Manthali

2016-10-31T23:28:58+10:00January 1st, 2012|

Partially built classrooms Location: Ramechap district (1 day drive on Jiri road east from Kathmandu) Date: August 2011 Partner:  Community Development Society (CDS), Manthali Beneficiaries: 500 students at Karkala Devi English Boarding School and another 70 additional students will benefit Objective: Construct 6 classrooms on top of existing school Details:  CDS was [...]

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