The winter team of Winnie, Ron, and Chiring is currently in remote regions of Nepal on an Educational and Cultural Exchange. We interacted with many people – school administrators, faculty, staff, and students – asked questions, and are now synthesizing what we discovered. We visited 3 regions: 1. Helambu (6 hr northeast of Kathmandu (KTM)) […]
Please welcome our new Vice President, Winnie Tsai! Winnie was part of the December team and just returned from her 3-week trip to Nepal. Winnie’s dedication to the Nepalese youth goes beyond rural schools, as she has also volunteered her time at an orphanage in Kathmandu. Winnie resides in San Francisco and is an attorney […]
The children are our future. We must pass down the best possible knowledge of the current generation and also empower them the ability to think and to innovate in the world that has become ever so fast-paced and ever changing through globalization. Most importantly, our generation is also responsible to pass down the most-up-to-date education […]
Unfortunately, we are going to have to cancel the 5k run-walk event from this Sunday the 12th of December, as we did not get enough signups to cover the cost of putting on the event. Sorry for the inconvenience caused to you and thank you once again for your support.
We are very excited to announce the 1st NEIO 5k run-walk in Crissy Field on 12th December, 2010. The walk is being hosted by the Fort Mason Sports basement, and the registration is now open. You can register for only $30 at www.neio.org/5k Looking forward to seeing you all there!
Here are the latest pictures of the ongoing construction of the second floor of the Nakote School. We are nearing the end of the construction, and would like to continue to thank all our gracious donors, volunteers and supporters for allowing us to make this school a reality. Mar.7.2010 Mar.20.2010 Mar.28.2010
Here are the latest pictures of the ongoing construction of the second floor of the Nakote School. We are nearing the end of the construction, and would like to continue to thank all our gracious donors, volunteers and supporters for allowing us to make this school a reality.
We had our first fundraiser of the year this past Saturday July 18, 2009 at Banana House in San Francisco. The event was a wine tasting comparing wines from Italy and California. We started off with a Chardonnay pair; an Italian from Umbria and a Californinan the from Santa Ynes Valley.The next pair in the […]
Wayne’s friend Andrew Fung visited Nakote for a few days from October 16 to October 19. Below is a short writeup in his words on his experience there: It was certainly a very interesting and eye opening experience to have visited the village of Nakote. I was really surprised to learn that the kids had […]
Finally at long last Wayne is on his way to Nakote. His first trip to Nakote is from Friday (12th September) until the end of the September when he will return to Katmandu before heading back to Nakote. We will be tracking his experience in helping build the school in Nakote. Below is a map […]