Thousands of people around the world are coming together to run for education and gender equality for young women!

Inspire change by running with us in the Komera Global Run 2017!



1Register for the Komera Global Run in Boston, Brooklyn, and San Francisco!

Get moving!

3Fundraise for Komera by co-captaining a team with a Komera scholar! You run, she runs!

Start a team!

RUNWe’re looking for like-minded partners to support the run with financial or in-kind sponsorship!

Support by sponsoring!

2Spread the word about the #KomeraGlobalRun and get your friends involved by sharing on social media!

Get social!

  1.  Sign up to run the Komera Global Run in Boston, Brooklyn or San Francisco or run your own KGR!

  2. Train for your run with a Komera scholar co-captain! Launch your fundraising page on our Crowdrise to get started!

  3. Spread the word and keep up with the KGR on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram! #KomeraGlobalRun #KGR2017




Facts about Girls’ Education


Girls with secondary education are 6 times less likely to be married as children.

International Center for Research on Women, 2006.


If all girls had a secondary education, there would be two-thirds fewer child marriages.

EFA Global Monitoring Report, 2012.


A literate mother has a 50% higher chance that her child will survive past the age of 5.

UNESCO, 2011.