Beyond the Headlines

The Society of Friends of Nepal

The Society of Friends of Nepal (SOFON) exists to:
· Promote education and relief of poverty of the underprivileged communities through training in career skills;
· To increase awareness and appreciation of the problems of underprivileged communities, especially in the global south by organizing educational programs;
· To administer and operate overseas development programs and projects for the purpose of craft skill development within the underprivileged women community of Nepal.

The Society of Friends of Nepal (SOFON) carries out a craft skills development program in Nepal to provide upgraded and modernized training in various craft skills to underprivileged communities of women and youth in Nepal. For more information about our programs or about SOFON, contact us at:

The Society of Friends of Nepal
34 Broadview Crescent, St. Albert, AB T8N 0B2
Tel: (780) 459-6781 / Fax: (780) 459-6781