About Namaste Volunteer

Namaste Volunteer is an organization that provides impactful, engaging and affordable volunteering programs in India. The mission of the organization is to mutually benefit international volunteers and the local communities in India, through aligning volunteers’ skills and communities’ needs. 

Volunteering placements and internship opportunities are offered in the fields of Primary Education, Childcare and Caregiving, Medical, Dentistry, Special Need Education as well as Women Empowerment and Education.

In a quest to offer a culturally engaging and rooted living experience to all participants, several trips mapping the heritage sites of the country are offered that carefully blend volunteer work and traveling around the country thereby encouraging responsible travel. 

Namaste Volunteer Team

Beena Gupta

Founder / Mom


Her English may not be perfect, but her homemade treats certainly are. The matriarch of the Gupta home stay, Beena is always around to give you a hand and a hug.

Peeyush Gupta

Peeyush aka Monty, is your main guy here at NV. In charge of communications, he is always sharing his love of volunteering and traveling…and he is also a part time DJ!

GP Gupta

A Helping Hand / Dad
GP is always around to make sure you’re enjoying your time in Jaipur. A retired government officer, he has stories to share, and is a helping hand on project sites.

Valentina Rota

Italian but Indian at heart
Valentina does a little of everything. You’ll sometimes see her at project sites, or even at the home stay, helping out the Gupta family. She’s also an art lover and designer.