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.
Alina Nepal, Teacher
Alina Nepal is permanent resident of Tarakeshwor-5 , Kathmandu, the same locality where NECO Home lies. She has completed her Bachelor’s level in Sociology from Sigma College (affiliated to Tribhuvan University) and started working in NECO since 2012. Her interest in child development and social work had led her to work in NECO. Besides overseeing the children’s activities and give counseling, she helps in administrative works, write emails, newsletters, monitor other staffs and plan and conduct volunteer activities. She has obtained trainings of Photography, Anchoring and Program presenting and she also served in an Institute as a Teacher of English language.
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.
Rupa Bhandari, Housekeeping
Rupa, 39 is permanent residential of Kavesthali Kathmandu. After her husband left her and did second marriage, Rupa got divorced and started living alone. Her elder daughter stays with her father and younger daughter is with her relatives. Rupa is working in NECO since 2014. Her main job is cleaning and housekeeping.
Aaitaram Gurung, Security guard and Gardener
Aaitara is of 50 years and is very energetic. He has 10 years of experience in the field of security. He has multiple knowledge regarding gardening, housekeeping and many more.
His permanent address in Aaruarpang VDC- 7, Gorkha. His wife Maiti is also working in NECO as a housekeeping staff. Aaitaram has two daughters and one son who lives with Aaitaram’s mother in Gorkha.
Dhoj Singh Thagunna
Dhoj is 45 years old and his permanent address is Patan-5 Baitadi. He worked in Nepal Army for few years and then worked as a Security guard in various Companies. He had taken security training from Deluxe Security service and his experience in this field is of 20 years. He is father like personality to the children and his presence with children is kind and loving.
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 is NECO graduate boy. He is one of the child who stayed in NECO since the establishment of NECO. He has completed his S.L.C and currently completed cooking training from a well known Institute of Thamel, Kathmandu.
From 2017 Ash is appointed as a staff in NECO and helping us as a caregiver to the children and in other household and outside chores like bringing vegetables, visit government offices for paying bills etc. He has completed cooking training as well.