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    Weʼve raised £380 to fund 'Possible Nepal' orphanage in Phutung

    Phutung, Nepal
    Funded on Friday, 1st December 2017

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    Story

    In September 2017 I embarked on a three month trip around Nepal. I started in Kathmandu and I'm currently working in an orphanage in Phutung called 'Possible Nepal'.

    I was talking with Kapil (the guy who runs things) earlier about how much the orphanage costs to run and it really is done on a shoestring. The whole thing, for 10 children, including rent, food, electricity, private school fees, clothes and other expenses is just £8,000 / year or put another way, £67 / child / month. I can easily spend that on dinner...

    I wasn't intending to actively fundraise but given the relatively small amounts of money they need, I thought I'd put it out there and see if anyone would like to donate, however small the amount. You can do so on my justgiving page : www.justgiving.com/crowdfunding/phutung At the end of my trip, any money raised will go directly to the orphanage.

    The current things they urgently need are :

    School shoes - £5.30 per pair - £53 total

    Socks - 90p per pair - £18 total

    School sweaters - £8.30 each - £83 total

    Rent - £363 total

    Just to give you an idea of how much they spend on an annual basis :

    Food - £3,500

    Cooking Gas - £260

    School fees, books and clothes - £2,500

    Health - £600

    Rent - £750

    Salary - £450

    Total - £8,060

    If you'd like to look at their website, the address is www.possiblenepal.org

    You can follow my blog at www.shvtter.com/blog, see some photos at www.shvtter.com/gallery or you can find me on Flickr

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      13

      • Andrea Masek

        Andrea Masek

        Nov 10, 2017

        Well done! Look forward to your return.

        £40.00

      • Suzanne Roberts

        Suzanne Roberts

        Nov 10, 2017

        Well done you, sounds like a deserving cause.

        £20.00

      • Jacqueline  Smith

        Jacqueline Smith

        Nov 10, 2017

        £20.00

      • Tatiana Butler

        Tatiana Butler

        Nov 10, 2017

        I am sure that in this particular case the money will reach the target.

        £100.00

      • Caroline Addison

        Caroline Addison

        Sep 29, 2017

        Well done Neil! Happy to Donate to the little people. x

        £20.00

      • Carolyn Arlett

        Carolyn Arlett

        Sep 27, 2017

        Good one Neil

        £10.00

      • Anonymous

        Anonymous

        Sep 26, 2017

        £50.00

      Great people make things happen

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      Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!

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      Neil Wardle

      Neil Wardle

      Phutung, Nepal

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