Child based event organized at GP Koirala Foundation America

April 22, 2019


America: A child based event is organized at the office of GP Koirala Foundation America on April 20, 2019 in New York, America.

A group of students from New York University headed by Ms Priyanka Thapa in coordination with GP Koirala Foundation America organized the event which was especially targeted to aid parents and caregivers in their quest to learn about age-appropriate toys and books for children in between the age group from one month to five years old and provide them a venting space. The event was run for one and a half hour from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm.

Ms.Thapa is interested in helping the Nepali and other community members about early intervention of childhood development. She is a graduate student of Clinical Social Work as well as the President of HAND IN HAND, an organization of NYU. 

Dr. Pallavi Patel, Pediatric Occupational Therapist, trained and provided orientation to fifteen parents with their kids, who participated in the event. 

Somnath Ghimire, President of GP Koirala Foundation America, welcomed the participants in the office.