Screening of “Mira” at Shree Budhanilkantha H.S.S.

Screening of “Mira” at Shree Budhanilkantha H.S.S.

Inspiring WOV girls for their first 10KM run by showing them Ultra Trail Runner from Nepal; Mira Rai's documentary on 23rd Nov 2016. We would like to thank Mira for her presence during the screening to encourage and support the girls. We would also like to thank Annie and her team from Nepal International Marathon for sponsoring our girls to participate in their running event. Looking forward to seeing the girls enjoy nature and trails with the power of running on 26th Nov 2016 in Kakani . #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
Putting Shoes on Children’s Feet: Running with Mira Rai in Sano Dumma

Putting Shoes on Children’s Feet: Running with Mira Rai in Sano Dumma

  A little over a month ago we were contacted with a special request to help purchase shoes for children in Mira Rai's home village of Sano Dumma  in a remote part of eastern Nepal.  Many of the children there wear plastic sandals, flip flops, or go barefoot. The board weighed the proposal and thanks to your donations we were able to help. The total funding for purchasing shoes for children in the village was $450 USD and plans are now underway  to make the children's race (and the shoes)  self-sustaining in the coming years. Below is…Read more

Site Visit to Buddhanilkantha Secondary School

A few more pictures and notes from our site visit to Buddhanilkantha Public School earlier this month. Even though the bathroom has been in use for several months, and we have had our ribbon cutting ceremony, there are still some finishing touches to do. Construction in Kathmandu is always challenging! We sat down with the principal and vice principal and made a laundry list of items that need fixing. Sudeep is going to take the lead on coordinating these with contractors and the school, he will also have help from Sonam, and we…Read more
First girls futsal game.

First girls futsal game.

Our girls futsal team played their first game with some other  regular female futsal players at Baluwatar. They were excited to join the new activity and enjoyed learning with experienced players. Thank you very much for all the love and encouragement. #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
Girls’ Hike to Kapan.

Girls’ Hike to Kapan.

A bit of muddy and slippery hike to Kapan Monastries from Budhanilkantha. 26 girls joined the hike on 23rd of July 2016. We had been just taking them out to short runs on the Saturdays before that week. It was a fun hike as all the girls enjoyed the monsoon with their umbrellas as it was raining. May be time for some indoor activities.  #TeamWOV #NepalRead more
Girls hike to Baghdwar!

Girls hike to Baghdwar!

Our WOV girls team made almost 18k hike on 7th May 2016. 26 girls joined the hike from Shree Budhanilkantha H.S.S. We hiked to Nagi-Gumba going through Tare-Veer and reaching Baghdwar. The girls enjoyed being there in the nature and made most fun out of it. The sun was not too hot so it made the hike pleasant. #TeamWOV #Nepal is happy to see the girls enthusiasm and eagerness in learning and experiencing new things.Read more
5k girls fun run in Budhanilkantha!

5k girls fun run in Budhanilkantha!

WOV girls team had a 5k fun run in Budhanilkantha on this Saturday, 29th April 2016. Altogether 52 girls participated and finished the 5k trail marked by Mara and Sonam. According to the girls, they enjoyed the run and are looking forward to participating in running and other activities in future. We are proud to have them in our WOV girls team. We would also like to thank Lizzy, Mara and Billy for their love and support in making it happen. ‪#‎TeamWOV‬ ‪#‎Nepal‬  Read more
Happy International Women’s Day From #TeamWOV #Nepal.

Happy International Women’s Day From #TeamWOV #Nepal.

Our WOV girls team completed their first International Women’s Day 5k Fun Run/Walk on Saturday, March 5 2016. It was amazing to see them finish their first race with fun. They were happy to get together with Mira Rai, Lizzy Hawker and so many other inspirational women participating in the race. Please enjoy some glimpses from the 5k fun run. ‪#‎TeamWOV‬ #‎First5k‬ #‎ktmfunrun‬ #‎Nepal‬Read more