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October 07, 2017

Building our Dream Playground

The grass was so green, the sun was setting, and there was the most beautiful rainbow I've ever seen right over the playground. It was 6:30 at night and there were literally hundreds of children there. It took everything in me not to burst into tears.

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May 11, 2017

I think this is it!

So many of you generous souls have been reaching out these past few months asking me what I envision for the next 10 years. What do we need in Surkhet? How can we all help? We are deep in construction of our new campus and there is no shortage of need and projects for the kids and at the Women’s Center, but I am so excited to share that a gorgeous piece of new land came up for sale!

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March 28, 2017

KnitNow for BlinkNow, Casting On Relationships

Knitathon 2017

I discovered, first hand, that a knitting shop holds more than just yarn and supplies.

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March 09, 2017

Random Acts of Kindness (for Erin!)

Remember how we're always telling you guys that you inspire us every day? Well, you've done it again. Meet Erin, a teacher in Indiana who decided that for her 30th birthday (which is today -- happy birthday, Erin!) she wanted her friends to do a random act of kindness in her honor. Because, as she says, "Life is better when we reach out to others, and that's the best gift you could give to me."

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February 17, 2017

Race for Equality

For International Women's Day, we decided to revisit an activity we first tried in 2015. We're going to celebrate women by running in their honor, and we encourage you to join us! Here in Surkhet, we will be writing the reasons why we are running on a piece of paper - for gender equality, for better access to education, for the ending of child marriage, to diminish the wage gap, to stop domestic violence and for all over the other hopes we have for women and girls all over the world.

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