Komera. Rwanda

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 […]

Solange

By |April 8th, 2016|

I try my best to visit all of the parents of new Komera scholars when I am in Rwanda. They are usually pretty sad but hopeful situations. We purposefully select young women that are the poorest of the poor so some of the homes are in pretty rough shape. One particular home struck me, the parents of Solange.
I walked […]

Why he runs.

By |May 4th, 2015|

David Boehmer

Komera Board Chair – Partner at Heidrick & Struggles – WEF Young Global Leader

Q. You have been with Komera since the beginning. How has is changed, and what was the most exciting moment for you over these past 5 years?
A. The biggest changes have been the depth and breadth of impact we can now have with our girls. […]