Kushal runs the Boston Marathon

Hello & Namaste!
My name is Kushal Gurung and I will be running the Boston Marathon on April 16, 2018. I am dedicating this marathon to my mother, Gau Maya Gurung, who passed away due to complications from cancer on Sept 18, 2017. After this tragedy, my running took a different meaning and purpose. I want to help others by way of my running.

I met an amazing person by the name of Marleen Fischer on a recent trip to Nepal.  She is a founder of "Stichting Thang" - a non-profit organization. She along with Amber Delahaye, co-founder and an artist/illustrator by profession, conducted art workshops for kids in Kathmandu. They were also able to setup two mini-libraries in schools located in remote areas (Tukuche and Dang) of Nepal and have plans to open more mini-libraries across the country. I fully support their projects.

I want to raise funds in honor of my mother and 100% of the proceeds will be given to "Stichting Thang" to help with their projects (including libraries) that benefit the children in Nepal. 

Learn more about the foundation at https://thang2017.com/ 

Thank you so much for visiting my gofundme page. I appreciate your support and contribution to help me reach my goal. Please contact me if you want to donate by other methods (paypal, check or cash). 
Dhanyabad (Thank you)

Kushal Gurung

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  • Sama Pradhan
    • $51 (Offline)
    • 6 yrs
  • Debbie Gurung Dewan
    • $50 (Offline)
    • 6 yrs


Kushal Gurung
Kansas City, MO

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