The Shimshal Trust
Shimshal is a small farming and herding community situated in the in the Karakoram Mountains of Northern Pakistan, near the border with China.
The Trust was established in 2002 by a small group of friends who had recently visited the village. It is a charitable trust registered with the Charities Commission. The Trust funds scholarships to help students with financial need and promising ability attend high school or university with a particular focus on girls and women.
The Shimshal Trust relies on donations to give out scholarships and fund projects. You can donate by:
Posting a cheque to:
175a Waimea Rd, Nelson 7010
The Shimshal Trust, Kiwibank, 38-9001-0596230-01
Please put your name as the reference and send us an email if you would like a receipt
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