• Gardening Volunteer

Project Overview

The CLC will help to improve access to information and create a space where rural people have easy access to new learning opportunities.
The NaraTika CLC strives to create a conducive environment to enhance learning and improve the livelihood for the disadvantaged.

The NaraTika CLC is a multifunctional building designed to be used as a learning center for the marginalized communities residing in the eastern part of Nepal. It provides a range of services over three floors.

Services provided at the CLC are:
Ground floor: Reception area and Lobby; Specialised Health Centre; Computer lab

1st floor:  Children Centre, Library, Small Meeting Hall

2nd floor: Dormitory with kitchen

3rd floor: Conference Hall and Youth Centre

Volunteer role description:

We are looking for volunteers who can help us look after our garden area as well as help us create a kitchen garden.

The garden area includes plants such as trees, shrubs, annual flowers as well as perennial flowers. We also have a compost and need support in looking after that.

  • Experience in gardening, knowledge of plants and composting.
Time commitment & fees

Local volunteers: 250 hours
International volunteers: 2 weeks full time minimum

2 weeks minimum stay- € 425
3 weeks- €525
4 weeks- € 625
(for that, each additional week, we charge €80)

What VIN offers you in return

Local volunteers will receive a full induction.
International volunteers who pay a fee have the following included:

  • Full induction
  • Food and Accommodation: Nepali Standard at a local host family – 3 meals a day
  • Transportation:
    Airport pick up; transport to and from the placement to VIN
  • VIN T-shirt
  • Certificate of participation
  • 24 hours emergency support
  • VIN admin cost.


What is excluded?
Airfare, VISA, vaccinations, travel & medical insurance, return airport transfer, personal travel and weekend activities expenses etc.

How to apply

For Local Volunteers:

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International Volunteers:

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