Making the NextMove in Diaspora Research – How Does India Benefit? August 12, 2018 | Author: Joseph Kolapudi, Interserve International worker and diaspora researcher

Making the NextMove in Diaspora Research – How Does India Benefit?

I recall the moment I first heard of the term “diaspora,” from it’s Greek root word meaning ‘to scatter’. As a member of the Indian diaspora--albeit born in Australia, but living in Southern California--it moved me to take the next… Read more
Namma Heroes: a tribute to the unsung heroes in our society August 5, 2018 | Author: Anil Shetty, creator of Namma Heroes

Namma Heroes: a tribute to the unsung heroes in our society

As a child, I grew up watching my own family discriminate against people based on caste and profession. I was taught to do the same. But somehow, my heart resisted it. Since I have decided to take control of my… Read more
Initial Results of the Indian American Community Engagement Survey July 17, 2018 | Author: Indiaspora and Dalberg

Initial Results of the Indian American Community Engagement Survey

Indian Americans Volunteer Significant Time Towards Philanthropic Causes But a Large Financial “Giving Gap” Exists   Executive Summary Are Indian Americans Good Givers? See the Executive Summary here. Excerpts from the Summary: See the Executive Summary here. Are Indian Americans Good Givers? See… Read more
Indiaspora Leadership Forum 2018

Indiaspora Leadership Forum 2018

This year's Leadership Forum will bring together Indian American leaders from various backgrounds and professions, including business, finance, technology, law, healthcare, public policy and the arts, to participate on issues that impact our Indian American community. About 150 of Indiaspora's members and prominent friends will engage in powerful networking, enjoyable camaraderie and intellectually stimulating discussions on a variety of topics, ranging…
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Indiaspora Philanthropy Summit July 17

Indiaspora Philanthropy Summit July 17

Indiaspora’s Philanthropy Summit, “For Givers, Doers, and Thinkers” on Tuesday, July 17, at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. was an action-oriented afternoon that afforded attendees the opportunity to engage in thought-provoking conversations on various aspects of philanthropy. See the initial results of our Indian American Community Engagement Survey, presented by Dalberg at the Philanthropy Summit! For an agenda, photos, video presentations,…
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Indiaspora Delegation to New Delhi for the US-India-Israel Tech Triangle

Indiaspora Delegation to New Delhi for the US-India-Israel Tech Triangle

Regular readers of Indiaspora’s blogs will recall that Indiaspora took a delegation of our members to Israel in July 2017, to coincide with Indian Prime Minister Modi’s historic visit. During an exclusive meeting with Mr. Modi in Jerusalem, we presented him with our idea of catalyzing a “Tech Triangle” between India, Israel and USA, to leverage and collectively multiply each…
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Indiaspora’s Objectives

The following three goals drive Indiaspora forward:

  1. Increase the visibility and influence of Indian Americans and get them atively engaged in the community.
  2. Create a platform to help shape a successful U.S. - India partnership, including strategic discussions on issus such as trade, education, immigration, healthcare and security.
  3. Help underpriviliged Indian Americans and Indians by redefining the philanthropic model to promote more effective ways to donate money, services and time.