Low cost volunteer in Nepal

Affordable Volunteering & Internships in Nepal

We believe in the Principle that "Volunteering should be affordable". We believe in Selfless Service and helping the Community. We have been trying to keep the volunteering in Nepal cost as low as possible for participants from abroad. It is not possible for us to provide food and accommodation of the participants and the volunteering in Nepal for free. To cover the various costs, there is a small program fee which you have to pay to cover your volunteering in Nepal which is cheap compared to any other volunteer programs in Nepal.

What is the Cost to Volunteer in Nepal with Nepali host family?

The total cost of the volunteer/Internship programs in Nepal offered by Nepali host family is given below on the table. The participant has to pay the fee for volunteering or Internship in Nepal and an initial amount out of the total program fee has to be paid at first to join our program. This initial fee helps to secure your place. Then you will have to pay the remaining fee only after your arrival in Nepal.

But you can send your application to volunteer in Nepal for free, which means that you do not need to pay at first while applying to us. You will only need to pay us a volunteering abroad program fee if you decide to join our program.

In the table below, you can know about the volunteering abroad in Nepal and Internship abroad in Nepal costs applicable for the year 2017 for International volunteers to volunteer abroad in Nepal with Nepali host family organization. The second row lists the total applicable volunteer in Nepal fee for overseas participants. Whereas the third row lists the total Initial fee which the participants from abroad has to pay to book the volunteer place. For example, If you want to volunteer overseas in Nepal with our program for 1 week, the total fee applicable is US $ 200. So you will have to pay the initial fee of US $ 100 at first to book your place. Then the remaining fee of US $ 100, that you will need to pay after your arrival in Nepal. In the same way, if you want to join our volunteering program for 3 months, the total cost is US $ 950. The break up of this total fee will be in the following way; US $ 400 out of US $ 950 as an initial fee to book your place at first and then the remaining US $ 550 out of US $ 950 should be paid after you arrive in Nepal.

Affordable Volunteering in Nepal & Internship in Nepal Program Cost

1 Week 2 Weeks 1 Month 6 Weeks 2 Months 10 Weeks 3 Months 14 Weeks 4 Months
US $ 200 US $ 300 US $ 500 US $ 600 US $ 750 US $ 850 US $ 950 US $ 1050 US $ 1100
US $ 100 US $ 150 US $ 200 US $ 250 US $ 300 US $ 350 US $ 400 US $ 450 US $ 500

Suppose if you would like to join our program for 3 Weeks then the program cost applicable will be the same as for 1 Month. One week is counted as 7 days and One month as 30 days. The participants interested to work in Medical program may have to pay extra to the Medical placement or hospital. The medical placement may charge USD 150 per month.

Where does your money go?

We are a transparent, Non Profit Organization which uses your money in the following ways to provide you a good experience and to support our local projects.

The cost you pay us for the Voluntary Program basically goes for these purposes and it is divided as follows. 45% of your Money goes for your food and accommodation, 5% for local taxes, 10% for Administration and 40% as a donation from you for the funding of local projects.

What is the funding of local projects?

Every 40% of your payment is deducted as a donation and goes to a separate fund. We use this money from you to buy supplies for the schools, orphanages and to fund the community work projects. When we have enough funds then certain community work activities are organised.

What is Included in the Volunteer in Nepal Program?

You will get the following which are included in the voluntary program.

  • 2 time Meals (Breakfast and Dinner) at the volunteer accommodation. The volunteers can have lunch at the canteen in placement or at cafes nearby
  • Accommodation with host family or at volunteer hostel. (staying with a host family depends on availability)
  • Volunteer opportunity of your interest.
  • Local Orientation.
  • Airport Pickup and Cultural tours arrangements.
  • Involvement in our community work projects.
  • Free basic Nepali language lessons and Nepali cooking lesson.
  • High speed Wi-Fi Internet at volunteer accommodation.
  • 24/7 Support from local staff.

The following are not included in the program cost. Volunteers have to fund for the following on their own.

  • Air tickets
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Travel/Medical Insurance
  • Vaccinations
  • Personal expenses, Sightseeing and Transportation fares

Further Steps

Please go to the Application page and follow the steps mentioned there. If you want to join our program then you will need to confirm at least a Month before about your travel to Nepal and joining our program so that we can Book an accommodation for you and arrange the volunteer placement.

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