Dharan Run Samuha was founded by Mr. Santosh Rai in 2011. It is a not-for-profit charity organization that organizes weekly run events a.k.a. Dharan Run as well as other charity activities for fundraising purposes. The funds are used in helping poor and needy children.
Dharan Run is a free, timed running event organized on every Saturday morning at 7:00 am. The run begins from Yalamber Park to Tinkune and back to Yalamber Park covering a 3.5 km distance. Starting with only 38 runners in 2011, the event has been joined by 8215 runners as of January 14, 2017. The runs are open to all -juniors, first-timers, or professional athletes. Dharan Run has runners of varying age groups – juniors as young as 4 years old to senior citizens as old as 70 years old.