Staying Sukhi May 12, 2019 | Author: Rahul Kulkarni, Co-founder and CEO, The Sukhi Project

Staying Sukhi

  As in many Asian homes, mental health wasn’t spoken about within the walls of my childhood house. Yet mental distress was certainly part of the structure’s foundation. Suffering in silence was almost a tacit badge of honor – this… Read more
Partnership 2020: Expanding U.S.-India Higher Education Cooperation May 6, 2019 | Author: Rick Rossow, CSIS | Patrick McNamara, University of Nebraska, Omaha | Sher Jan Ahmadzai, University of Nebraska, Omaha

Partnership 2020: Expanding U.S.-India Higher Education Cooperation

  As we reach the end of the five-year term of the Modi government, there is no dearth of retrospectives reviewing our relationship through the twin prisms of our security relations and our economic relations. However, while our economic and… Read more
Leadership Lessons from a Nonprofit Guru May 3, 2019 | Author: Alex Counts, Senior Philanthropy Adviser, Indiaspora

Leadership Lessons from a Nonprofit Guru

During the early months of 2016, I decamped to Key West, Florida to take a break from running mission-driven organizations.  I decompressed from 18 years leading Grameen Foundation and geared up to take the helm at the American India Foundation.  As I prepared… Read more
HeritageINDIA 2019

HeritageINDIA 2019

    Indiaspora, powered by youth leadership nonprofit 360+, is proud to announce a new initiative, HeritageINDIA. A unique, immersive, 3-week summer program, this initiative gives high students of Indian descent the opportunity to connect to their ancestral homeland. Students will experience and engage with India's rich and diverse cultural history by completing hands-on projects, participating in stimulating discussions, and building friendships with…
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Celebrating 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi

Celebrating 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi

Indiaspora co-hosted 150 Years of Mahatma Gandhi, a celebration on Capitol Hill spearheaded by the Embassy of India in partnership with several community organizations, including the Gandhi Memorial Center, Hindu American Foundation, AJC - Global Jewish Advocacy, The Art of Living Foundation, U.S.-India Business Council, JITO USA, BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, JAINA, JAIN Society of Metropolitan Washington, and US-India Friendship Council. The occasion was marked by a lighting of the diya and…
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Diwali on Capitol Hill 2018

Diwali on Capitol Hill 2018

  Indiaspora co-hosted Diwali on Capitol Hill November 14 with BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, Hindu American Foundation, and several community and faith-based organizations to celebrate our annual Festival of Lights. More than 25 Members of Congress in the House and Senate marked the occasion by lighting the ceremonial diya on stage, including Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-2), Co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on India…
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