Mission Statement

ANSWER is a non-religious, non-partisan organization dedicated to helping the people of Nepal address problems of poverty through education, primarily by providing educational sponsorships for low-caste and impoverished students.

ANSWER values:

  • Social Justice – We believe education is essential to address the problems of poverty, social inequities and injustices and to support representative institutions and government through non-violent means.
  • Compassion – We recognize the impact of disruptive events on a child’s education and shall do what we can to assist the families of our sponsored children who whose education is compromised by such events.
  • Empathy – We provide opportunities for sponsors to learn about the lives and problems of the developing world.
  • Stewardship – We ensure that every sponsor’s donation goes directly to the children’s education.