Komera Global Run

Meet Antoinette

By |February 16th, 2017|

Antoinette is a new Komera scholar selected in 2017. She lives with her Mother, two brothers and sister. They survive on the food that they are able to grow.

Her father recently passed away leaving behind a very high debt with the local bank. The bank has since claimed their family home leaving them with nothing and no ability to […]

Look Who’s Running With Us: Victoria!

By |June 4th, 2016|

We caught up with Victoria, a former Boston Latin Academy student who was part of the Komera Ambassador Club, who is interning with Komera this summer! She’s going to #RunTheWorld in the Komera Global Run Boston June 5th to support girls education & empowerment!
1. How did you first learn about Komera and what inspired you to participate in the Komera Global […]

Why do we run?

By |October 27th, 2014|

By Laura Hanson
Growing up in Canada, Margaret Butler discovered that she loved running and was good at it – quite good in fact. When she ran, she felt bold, evenpowerful and began competing in high school and college where she received a sports scholarship.

With new confidence in herself and her body, Margaret started setting new goals – both large […]

Look who’s running with us!

By |June 5th, 2014|

Kate D. Levin holds an MPA in International Development from Harvard University, is a renowned top model and a passionate activist. She is a co-founder of Komera and sits on Komera’s Board of Directors. Currently, she works for the non-profit organization, Code REDD.

1. How did you first learn about Komera and what inspired you to participate in the […]