Girls in Action hike to Tare Veer

Girls in Action hike to Tare Veer

The Girls in Action team hiked to Tare Veer village, east of Shivapuri National Park last week. They enjoyed rolling prayer wheels in a shrine on the way. They happily sang while walking up and down the trail. Girls loved the gifts from Linda & Sandy which we distributed during our lunch break. Thank you Linda and Sandy for your love and support for #GirlsinAction #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
Letters from our scholars.

Letters from our scholars.

Some of our scholars have written letters to donors and wideopenvistas team. Most of them have written in English and some in Nepali. The one's in Nepali are summarized in English for those who can't read in Nepali. Please enjoy reading their letters below. Thank you all for your support and love for #TeamWOV #NEPALRead more
Holi with some Zumba for Girls in Action

Holi with some Zumba for Girls in Action

"Girls in Action" team celebrated festival of colours "Holi"  followed by Zumba  on 12th of March 2017. We are very thankful to  Jayne and Preeti for volunteering Zumba session for our girls. We would also like to thank Mira for participating in the event. Girls enjoyed dancing and playing holi with eachother; a team building activity before their new training session.  #Girlsinaction #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
“Girls in Action” team participated in the International Women’s Day 5k fun run!

“Girls in Action” team participated in the International Women’s Day 5k fun run!

40 girls from "Girls in Action" participated in International women's day 5k fun run organized by Higher Ground. Girls enjoyed painting their faces and dancing Zumba in the event. They were happy to be part of the Women's day event and energized to meet strong women from all age group participating. Looking forward to more training and fun trails in the future. They are very thankful to donors and supporters in making this happen. #TeamWOV #Girlsinaction #Nepal  Read more
“Girls in Action” team participated in Seto Gumba 11km trail.

“Girls in Action” team participated in Seto Gumba 11km trail.

42 girls from 'Girls in Action' participated in Kathmandu Trail Race Series organized by Trail Running Nepal. Some girls ran and others hiked enjoying the marked trails. Our girls were excited to participate as they have been winter training for past two and half months. They very much enjoyed the race and are looking forward to explore more trails in future. Thank you everyone for your love and support, which is moving Wide Open Vistas ahead. 'Girls in Action' is a Girls Empowerment Program run by WOV.Read more
2016 Annual Report

2016 Annual Report

Namaste! Thanks to you, Wide Open Vistas (WOV) has been able to continue our work in Nepal over the past year. If you are unfamiliar with Wide Open Vistas, it might help to know how we got started. Or if you are one of our valued donors, you may be looking for information about claiming a deduction on your 2016 taxes, but if neither of these two things apply, let’s get down to what we got accomplished (and didn't) in 2016: Girl's Bathroom is Up and Running! In August 2015, we received a letter from the principal at a school in northern…Read more
Girls paint their bathroom donated by WOV

Girls paint their bathroom donated by WOV

Girls from Shree Budhanilkantha H.S.S.  painted their bathroom donated by WOV. They had lots of fun while painting it. They said that they are very happy and thankful to have a separate girls' bathroom in their school. Thank you all for your love and support .#TeamWOV #NepalRead more
WOV girls participated in the Kathmandu Ultra 2016

WOV girls participated in the Kathmandu Ultra 2016

WOV girls participated in the Kathmandu Ultra 2016 and did their first 12.5k run in Shivapuri National Park, Budhanilkantha. The girls were excited and happy to participate in the race. Thank you Richard, Lizzy, Mira and Preeti for all your support. Looking forward to seeing the girls enjoying more runs to come in 2017. #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
Comprehensive Health Exams

Comprehensive Health Exams

Some of our scholars were not the happiest campers last week! We offered their families the option to have comprehensive medical exams for their children at the Nepal International Clinic. We covered the cost of the exam for 19 children including transport and full blood work. We are committed to following up for a few kids who were identified as needing referrals/additional care. We have a small medical fund that we set up for just this purpose thanks to your generosity. It is hard to stay in school when you are not healthy!…Read more
#TeamWOV Girls run their first 10k!

#TeamWOV Girls run their first 10k!

We are very happy and proud to let you know that our WOV girls did their first 10K run. They participated in the Nepal International Marathon which took place in Kakani. They were very excited to see all the national and International runners. We would like to thank Mira, Gogi, Annie and her team for their help and support in making this happen. #TeamWOV #NepalRead more