WHAT IS NAO HIGH SCHOOL EXCELLENCE AWARD? NAO is awarding excellence award, since 2010, to a qualifying high school graduate from Nepali Community in Oregon and SW Washington who is planning to enroll in a 4-year university or college. Previously, the excellence award amount was $500. From 2020, the award amount has been increased toReadRead More
NAO Fund Raising Program to Support COVID-19 Affected Community MembersNepali Association of Oregon (NAO) is initiating a fund raising program to support to any of our community members who has been affected and going through an economic hardship due to COVID-19 pandemic. Right now, we are collecting the data for those affected members living inRead More
The Pacific Northwest Nepali Jamghat concluded very well on last Saturday, August 31st at Blue Lake Park in Portland, Oregon. There were over 366 participants despite the Teej Darkhane weekend. We had 111 participants from Seattle, WA and 33 participants from Vancouver, British Columbia. We had few other participants from Virginia, South Carolina, California, NebraskaRead More
NAO decided to support the following seven schools in Nepal this year under the Nepal schools support micro-projects program 2019. The proposal submission deadline was September 30, 2018 for 2019 program. We had received total of 10 proposals for this year and selected the following seven schools in collaboration with donors: 1. Aananda Bhairab SecondaryRead More
NAO awarded “$500 NAO High School Excellence Award 2019” to Pranaw Bajracharya during the Dashain party on Saturday, November 3rd. Pranaw is a high school senior this year and graduating in June 2019 from Tigard High School. He is the son of our community members Pradeep and Kushmabati Bajracharya. Pranaw is planning to pursue undergraduateRead More
Nepali Association of Oregon (NAO) supported flood victims relief programs in Nepal through Dhurmus Suntali Foundation. NAO recently deposited $1,577.10 or Nepalese Rupees 165,420.00 into Agricultural Development, Nepal; Bank Account Number : 0210601033920020, A/C Name : Dhurmus Suntali Foundation to support the relief programs.