Fighting Against Exploitation

Today a very good article has been written in ‘The Guardian’ which talks about the orphan business in Nepal – the process of setting up an orphanage with the express purpose of running it to make money from tourists and foreigners. This disgraceful practice is something that many of us who have been to Nepal […]

Food Snap May 2014

What’s Going On

Sarah has just come back from Nepal, where she’s been doing some work with Shyam and the children at Children’s Shade orphanage. Everything went great and we’ll have some new photos to post as soon as she’s sorted through them – until then, here’s a snap from this months transfer of food. For those of […]

Christmas at Children’s Shade

Hi Everyone, Over the few weeks before Chistmas we started trying to raise some money for gifts and essentials for everyone at Children’s Shade children’s home. Sarah and I were doing this primarily at work – so for me that’s McKinsey and Company at Louvain-La-Neuve and for Sarah that’s CLL Centres de Langues and a […]

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Newsletter 4

New Newsletter

Newsletter Issue 4 has arrived! Our new newsletter is finished, it’s filled with information and photos of what we’ve been doing over the last year! Download Newsletter Print Appeal Some hard copies have been sent out today to our current regular sponsors – those copies have been printed and paid for personally by charity trustees. […]

Anderton Primary School – Thank You!

A few weeks ago, Sarah and I visited Anderton Primary School in Chorley. Anderton Primary School is where my mother, Judith Foster, works and quite some time ago she told me that the school raises money for charities over the year, and that this year they would like to raise money for Namaste – Children’s […]


Monthly Food Transfer for June

Hi Everyone, I’d just like to let you all know that we’ve sent the money transfer of money for food for everyone at the orphanage, this month we’ve sent £349.49 which will cover the costs of food for the next five weeks or so. I’d like to say a big thank-you to all of our sponsors […]

A Big Thanks to Ian!

As some of you will know, our friend Ian Dainton recently ran a half-marathon, and raised money to help Namaste – Children’s Homes Nepal while doing it! Ian completed the Marathon in 1:44:46, here’s a photo of the happy athlete!   Ian raised over £130 for Namaste, thanks to everyone who was involved!    


Ian’s Marathon

Hi All! Our friend Ian Dainton is running a marathon this month, and he’s raising money for Namaste – Children’s Homes Nepal! Take a look at the Marathon page we’ve set up to find out all of the details. The page is at

Namaste Blog Online

Hi Everyone! Well with lots of work and a bit of trial and error, I’ve got the Blog page working for the Namaste – Children’s Homes Nepal website. The idea behind this page is that we’ll be able to share information with everyone who’s interested in NCHN quickly and easily. Until now, only I could add […]

Welcome to the New Site

We’ve made some changes to the Namaste – Children’s Homes Nepal website this weekend. It’s now going to be easier for all of us to update the information on the site, so hopefully you’ll be seeing more news and updates here regularly. Some more good news – we have two volunteers at Children’s Shade at […]