The CAIRN Trust (Child Aid In Rural Nepal)

The CAIRN Trust (Child Aid In Rural Nepal)

Charity information

The CAIRN Trust (Child Aid In Rural Nepal)

The CAIRN Trust is a children's charity dedicated to improving educational opportunities for children in rural Nepal, the poorest country in South East Asia.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    CAIRN's mission is to improve educational opportunities for children in rural Nepal. We are achieving this by developing educational infrastructures and sustainable rural communities through three core projects:

    - Construction of CAIRN Nursery Schools, Primary & Secondary Schools and Libraries, improving children's access to education and providing them with the resources to enjoy their education.

    - Provision of essential educational supplies and support to the poorest children so that they can go to school and complete their education.

    - Supporting and training teachers and librarian staff as well as working with members of the local community to ensure high quality, sustainable solutions to poverty.

  • Aims

    The CAIRN Trust (Child Aid In Rural Nepal) aims to:

    • To provide access to education for children in rural Nepal in a safe and secure environment, through construction of schools and installation of libraries.
    • To improve gender parity amongst girls, ensuring our programmes help more girls gain an education in rural Nepal.
    • To improve school enrolment, attendance & literacy rates among the poorest children in Nepal by equipping them bi-annually with school supplies and providing support through dedicated social workers.
    • To sustain and improve opportunities for the poorest children, through our long term commitment to the communities in which they live.
  • Overview

    Established: June 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1120038

    Board members: 8

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 1

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 07809331814

    Address: The CAIRN Trust, Monmouth Court, Southampton Road, Ringwood, Hampshire BH24 1HE

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