Whatever Comes At Her — She’s Not Afraid Anymore


“Today, Ashmita wears her confidence like a crown. If football has taught her anything, it is to live up to the challenges the world throws at her, and the world has certainly thrown some challenges at Ashmita.

“If it wasn’t for Room to Read’s timely support,” says Ashmita, “I would have been living with my relatives in Kathmandu, probably working as a domestic help myself.”

As a part of our Girls’ Education program, Ashmita receives mentorship and support that encourages her to thrive in school and in all areas of her life, including athletics.”

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