“Empowerment Through Education” — Friends of Himalayan Children

Recent Media Coverage of Som Tamang and Friends of Himalayan Children

Local Nepalese man Som Tamang is flying to his homeland today to help his village recover

Cairns helps Som Tamang help Nepal village in show of generosity to Friends of Himalayan Children

Qld'er Som Tamang's Plea for Help in Nepal. Som's Emergency Trip Back To Help Family And Friends In Nepal

A remarkable journey home to Nepal for young man whose village was devastated by earthquake

Former Nepalese child slave gains university degree from JCU in Cairns

Som Tamang and Jenna-Maree Jacob were announced as Queensland winners of the Pride of Australia Medal

Inspiring a nation one step at a time — Pride of Australia

Helping Hands — Building a future for Nepal

Giving kids a go — Som on mission to help

About Friends of Himalayan Children

Friends of Himalayan Children is a humanitarian organisation working to stop child labour and child slavery through providing access to education, a safe home for disadvantaged children and community development projects in rural Nepal.

Australian Charity Number: IA 36480

Contact Us

  • r Phone:
    +61 439 7825 63
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  • m Address:
    Friends of Himalayan Children Inc.
    PO Box 5213, Cairns, Qld 4870, Australia