Team Dayā (Dayā means kindness in Nepali) is a group of your friends from the advertising & technology industries who are building primary schools in some of the most impoverished places in the world. We completed our first school groundbreaking in Dhayapur, Nepal in October 2019, just twelve months after our founding. We are planning to fund two additional schools in 2020–one in East Africa, and one in Central America.
We need your help–please consider making a donation, joining a future school build or helping us to get the word out about Team Dayā and our work. We are working with buildOn, a global nonprofit that has partnered with villages for nearly 30 years to build 1,200+ primary schools in the world’s poorest countries.
When Team Dayā left Dhayapur this past October, we had successfully completed the school groundbreaking, working with the community to dig the foundation and organize various materials (stone, brick, rebar) that would be used for the school construction. The Dhayapur community, along with skilled labor provided by our non profit partner buildOn, has made amazing… Read more
I knew it would be remarkable. Still, nothing properly prepared me. The six of us traveled a long way to finally arrive in the village of Dhayapur in the remote lowland Terai region of Nepal. We arrived to great celebration ahead of the school groundbreaking that would happen the next morning. The community celebration included… Read more