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Chitwan Area Host Families


Family 1
Head of the family - Nanu Ghimire
Family details: Nanu lives with her mother, brother, brother's wife and their 2 sons aged 12 and 8.
House description: Small, brick house
Location: The house is located in the village of Patihani, approximately 15 kms from Narayangarh. It is 5 minutes walk to the local market.

Family 2
Head of the family - Deba Raj Ghimire
Family details: Mr Ghimire is working in Malaysia. His wife and 2 daughters aged 7 and 5 live in the house. They have previously hosted volunteers from Sweden, France, Australia, Lebanon and the USA.
House description: Small cottage made of brick and mud
Location: The house is located in the village of Ganganagar, which borders the Royal Chitwan National Park. There is a small river for swimming nearby.

Family 3
Head of the family - Ramji Sapkota

Family details: Mr Sapkota is the VDC sub-chairman and he is a poultry farmer. They have 2 daughters and 1 son. They have previously hosted two volunteers from Holland.
House description: Well-kept brick house
Location: The house is located in the village of Ganganagar, which borders the Royal Chitwan National Park. There is a small river for swimming nearby.

Family 4
Head of the family
- Surendra Pandey
Family details: Mr. Pandey was the president of the Youth Club in Chitwan; he is also in charge of the language and resource center of Patihani. He is very active in the causes of local youth. His wife, mother and father also live in the house. The family has hosted volunteers from Scotland, USA, Holland, and Australia.
House description: The family lives in a modern house with a bathroom and shower present in the house.
Location: The house is located in the village of Patihani, approximately 15 kms from Narayangarh.

Family 5
Head of the family - Rajan Adhikari

Family details: Mr Adhikari is a businessman and his father is a schoolteacher. His wife, brother, sister, grandmother, mother and father also live in the same house. House description: Small, brick house
Location: The house is located in Sirpur, approximately an half an hour bus ride and 15 minute walk from Narayangarh.

Family 6
Head of the family - Om Prakash Sapkota

Family details: Mr Sapkota is a school teacher and they own a small shop. They have 2 daughters and 1 son. They have previously hosted volunteers from Denmark and the USA.
House description: Small, brick house
Location: The house is located in Sirpur, approximately a half an hour bus ride and 15 minute walk from Narayangarh.

Family 7
Head of the family - Ganeshyan

Family details: Ganeshyan is a doctor and runs a small clinic from his home. They have 2 sons and one daughter. Their son's wife and 6-month-old baby also live with them.

House description: Small, brick house
Location: The house is located in the village of Patihani, approximately 15 kms from Narayangarh. It is 5 minutes walk to the local market.

Family 8
Head of the family - Udaya Sapkota

Family details: Mr Sapkota is a poultry farmer. They have 2 sons and the grandmother also lives with them. They have previously hosted a Swedish volunteer.
House description: Nice brick house
Location: The house is located in the village of Ganganagar, which borders the Royal Chitwan National Park.

Family 9
Head of the family - Tej Raj Devkota

Family details: Mr Devkota is a shopkeeper. Mrs. Devkota also works in the family shop. They also own a temple. They have 2 children, a daughter aged 14 years old and a son aged 11 years old. They have previously hosted volunteers from the USA, Germany, and Israel. House description: Well-kept brick house
Location: The house is located in the village of Ganganagar, which borders the Royal Chitwan National Park. There is a small river for swimming nearby.


Nawalparasi Area Host Families

Family 1
Head of the family - Ananda Poudel

Family details: Mr Poudel, the grandfather works in agriculture and business. His family consists of a grandmother, 2 married daughter-in-laws and their 7 children (5 girls and 2 boys) ranging in age from 2 to 15 years old. The family has previously hosted a British volunteer.
House description: Old, stone farmhouse
Location: The house is located in the village of Amarapuri, about 160 kms from Kathmandu. It is situated on the Mahendra Highway and is about a 30 minute jeep ride from Narayangarh.

Family 2
Head of the family - Govinda Poudel

Family details: Mr Poudel is a student and a member of INFO. He co-ordinates INFO's activity in the Nawalparasi district. He lives with his mother and brother, his brother's wife and their daughter. They have previously hosted volunteers from Australia and Ireland. House description: Old, stone farmhouse
Location: The house is located 5 minutes from Amarapuri, in the village of Faram.

Family 3
Head of the family - Madhusudan Ghimire

Family details: Mr Ghimire is a teacher at the local school and lives with his wife. They have 1 son who is currently working in Malaysia. They have previously hosted a Swedish volunteer.
House description: Old, stone farmhouse
Location: The house is located 5 minutes from Amarapuri, in the village of Faram.

Family 4
Head of the family - Chum Prasad Gurung

Family details: Mr Gurung is a teacher at the local school. He lives with his father, mother and 2 sisters. House description New brick house.
Location The house is located 1 5 minutes from Amarapuri, in the village of Faram.

Family 5
Head of the family - Ram Chundra

Family details: Mr. Chundra is the principle of the local boarding school. Mrs. Chundra is a housewife. They have two children, one son aged 9 years old and one daughter aged 11 years old. They have previous hosted volunteers from the Canada and USA.
House description: New brick and mud house. The house has two rooms: one for parent and one for children and any volunteers. Location: The house is located 15 minutes from Amarapuri, in the village of Beldiha.