Tag Archive: team for kids

run2buildschools on Oprah.com!

Run2buildschools is on Oprah.com!!! I LOVE Oprah Winfrey! I am so grateful to Oprah Winfrey Network for sharing my picture and blog. ❤ Thank you so much! Here is a screen shot of… Continue reading

Chicago Marathon 2015 – 7marathons7continents

Chicago Marathon is done!  Second continent down, 5 more to go! Next week I will run NYC Marathon – my 5th marathon in exactly 12 months period. run2buildschools will soon turn 1 year… Continue reading

Chicago Marathon 2015 

Chicago Marathon is on!!! It is the 2nd marathon of my 7 marathons on 7 continents running journey! ❤ Left NY on Wednesday night after work. I’ve been in Glenview visiting Michael’s family… Continue reading

A special night with UNA-NY

Last night I went to see an exclusive screening of ‘The Good Lie” hosted by UNA-NY (United Nations Association of NY). It was a very humbling experience. The movie is based on a… Continue reading

Thank you buildOn!

buildOn wrote a beautiful blog post about me and my dream to build schools! Thank you buildOn for sharing my story with the world! I am so thankful to buildOn for giving me… Continue reading

Happy International Literacy Day! 

International Literacy Day was celebrated across the world yesterday, September 8, 2015! An independent report commissioned by UNESCO (the UN Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) found that the world is in the midst… Continue reading

My Amazing Running Coaches: Sid and Asteria

“I love life, Sandra. I love it with all my heart!” said Coach Sid to me while driving me downtown from our speed work on Thursday night. I met Coach Sid and his… Continue reading

7 Marathons on 7 Continents

I finally decided what marathons I’m going to run in the next five years to raise money and fund more schools. ❤  I’ve been going back and forth with few of them. It’s… Continue reading

The Lion King & Children’s Chess Book

Friday I had a cute and special guest over my house – Gabi, my best friend’s son! I adore Gabi. He is one smart, caring, curious, and thoughtful human soul. Anca, Gabi’s mother,… Continue reading

At Rosa’s – Pay It Forward Pizza is Born

Rosa’s Pizza is a place where Pizza lovers Pay It Forward one slice at a time! ❤ Yesterday I officially started ARK – Acts of Random Kindness by paying a visit with my… Continue reading