The Bootstock Association is a registered Scottish Charity which organise an annual music festival to help fund educational opportunities for disadvantaged children in the poorest and most remote regions of Nepal. We are also the official UK partner of Mitrata Nepal Foundation, a Nepal based NGO which helps underprivileged children and orphans.

Hope to see you all at the Bootstock Festival on Saturday 12th September 


2015 Nepal Earthquakes

More than 8,500 people have died following April’s devastating earthquake in Nepal and over 5000 schools are destroyed. The Bootstock Association is helping the rebuilding process in Ramdi Ridi, in Palpa District. The school and 54 homes in the village have been destroyed.

Please make a donation, or come along and support the Bootstock Festival on 12th September.



Cameron McNeish

Author, broadcaster, wilderness hiker, and mountaineer Cameron McNeish is one of the leading authorities on outdoor pursuits in Scotland. Cameron is also a regular visitor to Nepal and has been supporting the Bootstock Association with several projects.

“It’s a great cause and I’m very interested in the work that Bootstock is doing in such a remote part of the world.”

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