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NGOs in Pokhara working for Social Welfare

Written by Roshan Bhattarai · 4 min read >

Hey reader! find in this article the list of NGOs in Pokhara working for social welfare. Also, we have included their basic contact details and the areas they serve for. Basically, the major objective of any NGO or social organization is to work for the betterment of the people.

National Government Organizations (NGOs) are nonprofit organizations, which work for the welfare of society. NGOs run mainly with the service motive. Equally important, donations and helping hands from the country or international level are the sources of income for NGOs. 

Here is the list of NGOs in Pokhara

Good Neighbour Service Association (GONESA)

Good Neighbour Service Association (GONESA) is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO). Established in the year 1999 AD, GONESA has been working for the welfare of Nepalese people in different sectors.

Moreover, GONESA is also an active member of the NGO Federation of Nepal. Its working sectors are Children, Education, Poverty, Environment and Climate Change, Rural Livelihood, Gender as well as Social Inclusion, etc. 

Image Source: GONESA
Name of OrganizationGood Neighbour Service Association (GONESA)
Areas CoveredKaski, Syangja, Tanahun, Gorkha, and Parbat
Pokhara OfficeDamside, Pokhara-17, Kaski, Nepal
Contact+977-61-466323 / 460301
WebsiteClick here for website

And their ongoing projects are:

  • Early Childhood Development Program for needy Children
  • Children sponsorship Program
  • Clinic Service and health check-up
  • Hariyo Ban Program ( Climate Change Adaptation )
  • Agriculture for Livelihood ( ALI) Program

People who have feelings of helping hands can choose GONESA for their career. Besides, interested ones can find vacancies available through GONESA’s website.

3 Angels Nepal

3 Angels Nepal is a non-governmental organization established in 2008 A.D. Moreover, the organization is registered under the NGO Act 2034 of Nepal. As well as that, it works for the better lives of orphans, vulnerable children, trafficked and abused girls, and women.

Moreover, it works in sectors like Human Trafficking, Children, Education, Human rights, Micro-Finance/Microenterprise, and Sexual minorities. As well as that, it is a large-scale Organization.

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Name of Organization3 Angels Nepal
Areas CoveredKaski, Arghakhaachi, Chitwan, Kanchanpur, Kathmandu, and Palpa
Pokhara OfficeRambazar, Pokhara-15, Kaski, Nepal
WebsiteClick here for website
Helpline / Emergency16606152777

And, some of the remarkable works of 3 Angels Nepal are:

  • Anti Human Trafficking
  • 3 Angels Nepal School
  • Children’s Home
  • Women’s Safe Haven
  • 3 Angels Community Radio
  • Microfinance Loans
  • Hamro Abhiyan
  • Initiatives of Self Sufficiency

Additionally, while for volunteering in 3 angels Nepal has mentioned that they don’t accept volunteers as volunteers would cost them more time and money for staff supervision. However, you can work hard to get a career opportunity at 3 Angels Nepal.

Namaste Community Foundation (NFC-Nepal)

Namaste Community Foundation (NFC-Nepal) is a small-scale non-governmental organization. Established in 2003, NCF serves in the area of education and health care. It was established in 2003 A.D. In like manners, NCF provides education, healthcare, and love in a safe home-style environment for the poor, needy, orphaned, and abandoned children.

Moreover, the foundation also gives educational support to children from less privileged families. As well as that, it also grants financial assistance to start small businesses, training in essential skills for jobs. Furthermore, NFC arranges opportunities for people around the world to get involved in social work.

Currently, they are running the following social projects:

  • Children Home Program (Residential Children Home)
  • Scholarship Program (Educational Support)
  • Women Empowerment Program (Training and Skill Development)
  • Women Entrepreneurship Development Program (Financial Support)
Name of OrganizationNamaste Community Foundation
Pokhara OfficeJarebar, Pokhara-7, Kaski, Nepal
WebsiteClick here for website

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Animal Health Training and Consultancy Service (AHTCS)

Animal Health Improvement Program (AHIP) of Rural Development Centre (RDC) started this NGO under the direction of United Mission to Nepal in 1981 A.D. Later, it was established in 2000 A.D.

It is registered in the District Administration Office Kaski and affiliated with the Social Welfare Council. Its working areas are animal health, husbandry, and horse welfare. Furthermore, it also runs a program “Livelihood Enhancement via Agriculture Practices” for uplifting the life quality of rural people. 

Name of OrganizationAnimal Health Training and Consultancy Service (AHTCS)
Areas CoveredBaglung, Banke, Bardiya, Bhaktapur, Dang, Gorkha, Ilam, Jumla, Kaski, Kathmandu, Myagdi, Rautahat
Pokhara OfficeRamghat, Pokhara-10, Kaski, Nepal
WebsiteClick here for website

People who are service motivated can look up vacancies on Animal Health Training and Consultancy Service (AHTCS)’s website. It has completed programs in the past like Cattle Development Center (CDC), Project and Animal Health Care and Management Project (AHMP).

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Asal Chimekee Nepal (ACN)

Asal Chimekee Nepal was established in 2003 A.D and registered in Kaski. Working sectors of ACN are Sanitation and Hygiene, Promotion of Less-Privileged Communities, Disaster management, Health and HIV/AIDS, Livelihood, Rural Development, Women Empowerment.

Also, it is a large-scale NGO in Nepal as it has big numbers of staff divisions and branches in 3 districts of Nepal. 

Some of its programs are:

  • Education
  • Health
  • Peaceful And Inclusive Society
  • Safe And Sustainable Community
  • Nawajeewan Treatment And Rehabilitation
  • Disaster Resilience Assistance Programme
Image Source: Asal Chhimekee
Name of OrganizationAsal Chimekee Nepal (ACN)
Areas CoveredKaski, Gorkha, Nawalparasi
Pokhara OfficePokhara-1, Simpani, Bagar
WebsiteClick here for website

Naulo Ghumti Nepal

Naulo Ghumti–Nepal is a large and well-renowned non-profitable and non-governmental organization [NGO] registered in the Kaski District. Actually, Naulo Ghumti Nepal was a project under International Nepal Fellowship in 1995. Later, it registered as an independent NGO in 2002 A.D.

In addition, it is also affiliated with the Social Welfare Council and also licensed under the Drug Control Division of the Ministry of Home Affairs. Moreover, it deliberately works in solving the problems of drug use & HIV transmission.

And, some of its programs are:

  • Suspension Bridge Program
  • CTRC (HIV/AIDS prevention through counseling, treatment & rehabilitation for male & female drug users
  • Community Development Project
  • SHRP (Strengthening The Human Right Situation Of People Living With HIV)
  • ICDP (Integrated Community Development Project)
  • Comprehensive package for PWIDUS (people who inject drugs)
Name of OrganizationNaulo Ghumti Nepal
Pokhara OfficeSitapaila 17, Kaski
WebsiteClick here for website


Kopila-Nepal is a non-profit making organization established in 2001 AD. Moreover, it is also affiliated with the Social Welfare Council of Nepal. In fact, it is one of the leading organizations dedicated to the protection of human rights and psychosocial wellbeing of children, women, and people with psychosocial problems.

It has been working in districts like Gorkha, Kaski, Lamjung, and Syangja. Indeed, people with a strong motive for service can develop their careers in Kopila-Nepal.

Name of OrganizationKopila Nepal
Areas CoveredKaski, Gorkha, Syangja, Lamjung
Pokhara OfficePokhara-1, Simpani, Bagar
WebsiteClick here for website

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Rainbow Children Home- Nepal 

Rainbow Children Home- Nepal is a small-scale non-profit making NGO in Kaski. Especially, it works for orphans, disadvantaged, abandoned, helpless, poorest, especially underprivileged needy children.

Established in 2007 AD, the organization aims to provide free education, shelter, and health care for the orphan and helpless children of Nepal.

As well as that, they are also running different projects to work for the welfare and rescue of child servants/ child labor in the Pokhara region.

Image Source: Rainbow Children Home
Name of OrganizationRainbow Children Home
Pokhara OfficeDihikoPatan, Lakeside
Contact+977-61-462089 / 9856027599
WebsiteClick here for website

On the End Note…

Finally, these were the NGOs in Pokhara working for social welfare. Moreover, there are also some other organizations like Aama Milan Kendra, Aama Samuha, and different youth clubs working for social welfare.

Thank you for reading.