Susana Monaco

So excited!!  I had an amazing coffee with designer Susana Monaco. Love Susana.  She is brilliant.   We share the same passion for improving children’s lives and believe education is a basic human… Continue reading

My 2015 Marathons

So happy to announce that I finalized my 4 marathons for this year!!! I’m in! Here they are: 1. New Jersey Marathon – April 26 2. Iceland Marathon – August 22 (I’m going… Continue reading

Happy New Year! Midnight Run and Polar Plunge

Happy New Year to you and your loved ones! May it be a joyful and warm New Year.  I’m so excited about 2015! This will be a year full of adventures, exploring, conquering… Continue reading

A beautiful song for a magical story

I wanted to share a very New York story that really touched my heart.  Last year in December, I continued my long time tradition of doing a charitable deed as part of the… Continue reading

I’m training again!!!

So HaPpY to be back running! I took a full month off from running after the NYC Marathon. I ran the marathon with a severe tendinitis. By the end of the marathon my… Continue reading

Chess is a Hit !!!

Came across such a cool story today from NY1 TV channel. See video below. It’s about Chess in NY schools during lunch breaks! How cool is that 🙂 Chess changed my life! My… Continue reading

NYC Marathon 2014

Finally I got a chance to go through my NYC Marathon pictures. Definitely one of the best days of my life!  I ran for Team For Kids. Such an amazing organization. Absolutely love… Continue reading

Successful Stories

Here are some inspirational stories where people have already succeeded in building a school. I hope we’re next!!! Hope and A Celebration to Education on Two Continents Building A School in Burkina Faso… Continue reading

10 Interesting things about Nepal

1. The Flag Nepal is the only nation with a non-rectangular flag.The two triangles symbolize the Himalaya Mountains and represent the two major religions, Hinduism and Buddhism. 2. The Namaste Tradition People in… Continue reading

Who is buildOn & FAQ

buildOn builds HOPE. Its mission is to break the cycle of poverty and illiteracy through service and education. BuildOn builds schools in developing countries and supports struggling communities in Unite States. Here are… Continue reading