About Us

HIMALAYAN LIFE is an internationally recognized charity with offices in Switzerland, Canada, Nepal, and India. Our mission is to protect, nurture and educate the children in the Himalayas. We run homes and programs both in Nepal and North India for street-kids, slave-kids, and abandoned kids. Our 30 staff are all committed to be agents of change, willing to take considerable risks for the betterment of the children’s lives.

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Purpose, Vision, Values

Purpose, Vision, Values

HIMALAYAN LIFE’s purpose, vision and values as per our constitution read as follows:

(a)  The purpose of the society is to holistically enhance the lives of the children in the Himalayas, particularly those who lack basic socio-economic structures, amenities and security;

(b)  The society shall invest in the lives of thousands of Himalayan children and their families thereby making a lasting transformative impact on their communities;

(c)   The society shall protect, nurture and educate the children by providing comprehensive care to children including hostel facilities, foster care, food, clothing, schooling, basic medical care, vocational training, and so on;

(d)  The society shall touch the lives of a wide range of children through community-based activities such as school vacation camps, sports programs, etc.;

(e)  The society shall provide adult literacy classes and other appropriate services to parents on the premises that educated parents will foster the education and holistic development of their children;

(f)    The society in its desire to reflect the kingdom of God adopts and operates according to the following core-values: (1) being an agent of change, (2) taking deliberate measures and even risks for the betterment of the children’s lives, (3) empowering local staff, (4) treating people with dignity, (5) delivering genuine care, (6) exercising good stewardship.


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