Our On Site Team
Our NECO Home orphanage could not continue without the sacrifice of our support staff. A team of caring individuals who work tirelessly to maintain day-to-day operations and care of our children.
Ramesh Bhatta, Business Manager
After starting the orphanage in 2006, it finally grew to the point where we needed to hire a full time manager. No relation to the owner’s family, Mr. Ramesh Bhatta was hired to fulfill this need. Originally from Gorkha, Ramesh moved to Kathmandu to study where he obtained his Bachelor in Business Study (BBS) from NASA International College (Tribuhuwan University affiliate). Previous work experience in Kathmandu included being Assistant Accountant at a local savings and credit co-operative, Financial Assistant in a business association, and Managing Director of Scheme Academy. Memberships include Traditional Justice Resource Center, Board Member of the Association of the Sufferers from the Maoist Nepal, and Lions Club. Mr. Bhatta, in addition to serving on the Board of Directors of Nepal Children Orphan Home, also serves as liaison to the children’s school, Pragya Jyoti English School. Presently, he is working on the completion of his Master’s Degree.
Samjhana Gurung, Operation Manager
Currently she is the Operations Director and Volunteer Coordinator in NECO Home. She is really dedicated, enthusiastic, self motivated and intelligent person.
Nabina Khanal, Finance Assistant
Ms. Nabina Khanal, one of the young energetic girl from Kathmandu Valley, pursuing her Bachelor degree in Business Studies from Tribhuwan University.
Her originality is from Nuwakot village but she spent all her life in Kathmandu valley with her sweet family. However, she’s familiar with different village lifestyle with verities of cultures, traditions, castes, many social issues and problems. So she always used to think about the positive and negative aspects of social issues and also wanted to do the same work for some positive changes. As she found the education is the most important tool to change the society, she’s very much excited to grab her teaching experience in and outside the classroom with the children. As she had already did experienced in teaching sector in school. Besides teaching, she’d experienced in marketing sector too. So her responsibilities is to help to NECO to manage NECO’s finances and help in organizing and providing administrative assistance to NECO Staff.
Indira Pyakurel, Cook
Indira's Permanent home is at Dhading. She started working in NECO since 2011. Her family lives in Dhading and her children are grown up and busy with their work and studies. Indira has good knowledge of cooking Nepali foods and snacks. She lives inside NECO compound and she is like a mother to the children.
Bhim Devi Phagami Magar
Ms. Bhim Devi Phagami Magar, very energetic and young lady of age 30, from the remotest part of the hilly region of Nepal. She got married at the age of 20 and gave two sons but after 10 years of married, her husband died in the landslides while doing the job of driver in dozer in construction of the road. At the age of 30, she is helpless but she is serious about how to educate her son and deal with economic hardship of the family. One of the sons is supported by maternal uncles to enroll him in a school out of sheer sense of responsibility rather than they were able to afford it. At this time, she has no options except continue to do what traditional agricultural work in the remote village. Yet, she is looking forward to struggle hard to learn some skills, which would enable her to stand on her own feet in the upcoming days. So she came to know here and started to do work.
Ram Mohan Chaudhary, Security Guard and Gardener
Ram Mohan Chaudhary is of forty one years old, from very remote area of Kailali district from the Terai belt of Nepal. He is very energetic, mature, and trustworthy having multiple knowledge of gardening, housekeeping and many more.
Although he has no experience in job before, he seems just like experienced person in security guard. He’d the quality what we need, loving and caring persons to the child as well as with great responsibilities in his work. He always seems alert in his tasks as well to the surroundings. The best thing about him is that he’s honest.
He’s two daughter in his village. The things to make him to do job in this years is for his daughter’s education. He wanted to teach his daughter in good, quality schools. As their culture is to get married in early age without giving good education. But he wanted the job for his daughter's education. We wish he’ll get success !!
Kumar Tamang, Sports Teacher
Kumar Tamang is the physical fitness instructor and Taekwondo trainer in NECO Home. He is an athlete for the Nepal Taekwondo national team and a black belt holder. He is experienced, qualified, dynamic, and a knowledgeable person. He is a very dedicated and motivating person. He provides moral education to the children. Similarly, he helps the kids by counselling them.
Ash Bahadur Gurung
Ash Bahadur Gurung, is one of the senior young boy of NECO, from the very remote area of Hilly Region. His village almost take two days to reach before the construction of rough road. Still difficult in rainy season where’s all the infrastructures related to people’s living standard being undeveloped smoothly. No good education.
Besides that, he’s also from very poor family. Poor socio -economic conditions, with three siblings. Without having good education, they got married. Fortunately, he got great opportunities in NECO. So it’s going to be a decade that he’s in NECO, having good life with good education. But he couldn’t continue his studies due to his own problems. So, he trained in cooking and in driving. Now he’s doing a great job in serving delicious and healthy food for his younger brothers and sisters where he’s appointed as a cook in NECO from 2017. Also he’s helping by doing marketing. Now he’s fully supporting to NECO in every step!!! Also he’s struggling to get a better job. NECO is completely supporting.
Ram Gurung, Kitchen Helper
Ram Gurung, one of the NECO SLC graduated children, from the remote area of the Hilly Region. Now he’s doing work in NECO‘s kitchen in his free time by serving delicious and healthy food in NECO. Beside these, he used to help in many fields like in fixing small- small electric problems, painting, constructing and so on. As he seems perfect in every field and he’s planning to pursue vocational training in cooking. The main things he used to cut hair of all children in NECO. This time he’s fully supporting NECO in every field and appointed as a kitchen helper.
Balkumari Chaudhary, Neco Helper
Balkumari Chaudhary is a NECO Helper from Kailali District. She’s two daughter. Her main aim to enter Kathmandu is to make educated for the two lovely daughters. She is like a house mother. She looks after the children’s overall activities like in cleaning, bathing, and washing. Also she used to serve in the kitchen in cooking and in serving the food as well as cleaning the dishes. Her main responsibility is to take care of the junior children with respect to seniors too.