Gauchar, India, South Asia
Pyunli was registered in Nov. 2015 (Reg. No-21/2015-2016. We work in the small town of Uttarakhand named Gauchar, about 5 hrs drive from Rishikesh. We believe in the process of social change through child education and women empowerment, and promoting volunteerism to build an international network.

Volunteering Activities

Agriculture Work
Social Work
Women Empowerment

What We Need

Teaching kids English or any other foreign language, yoga, music, art, craft, origami, dance etc. We take volunteers to local primary schools to teach the rural children some basic English, other language and any other subjects which they can use. We also need volunteers who can do wall paintings, graffiti, photography etc...


When & Who

All round the year except for March.
Yes, we require a minimum of 1 Day
From 1 day up to 2 weeks.
Individuals, Family with Kids

What we Provide

Types: Volunteer House
Hot Water
First Aid

Our Fees

$15 daily

We only charge for accommodation. Volunteers can stay in newly built volunteer house with the family. We can even give a separate kitchen to volunteers who want to cook their own meals. If volunteers want to eat with the family then we can also provide it on payment basis. Lunch/dinner consists of daal, sabji, rice, chapati, dahi & salad. The meals are freshly home cooked.

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More Services we Offer

May have additional fees
Social Activities

We also provide a bicycle and cooking classes.

Contact Person

National Highway 7, Gauchar, Uttarakhand, India, Gauchar, India.

Other Ways to support us

Books, stationeries, old clothes, old shoes, educational kit bag for children, laptops, computers...

Additional Info about Us

Up to 5 people

Assisting volunteers during volunteering in the school and Pyunli Home and accompanying volunteers whenever they require it.


Volunteering activities may change according to season.

Pyunli is inspired by the noble tradition of ‘service before self’ working for promoting volunteerism internationally especially among children and women, building an international network. Our main area of function is a small town of Uttarakhand named Gauchar which is situated on the left bank of river Alaknanda and is en route the celebrated holy destination of Badrinath. The town is approx 5 hrs drive from Rishikesh. Started with just high spirits and dedication, Pyunli set out on its mission to help every child gain a quality education regardless to their economic or social standing. Pyunli also focus on capacity building and skills up gradation of rural people specially women and children. It also emphasises human resource development by nurturing local talents and resources with various development skills through training workshops and learning exposures.

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