Transforming the Abilities of Kolkata’s Youth into Endless Possibilities July 17, 2019 | Author: Vinita Saraf

Transforming the Abilities of Kolkata’s Youth into Endless Possibilities

An interior designer by profession and an organizer of women-only tours, I walked into the social sector by chance. I had been on the board of an NGO, working against trafficking of women and children. Having interacted with the women,… Read more
Donatekart: Creating a Retail Market in the Indian Philanthropic Space July 10, 2019 | Author: Anil Kumar Reddy

Donatekart: Creating a Retail Market in the Indian Philanthropic Space

Four years ago when Chennai was hit by a flood that killed 500 people, I happened to be the first volunteer for Goonj to start their relief operations. Goonj is one of the reputed charities in India, focusing on disaster… Read more
Indiaspora is hiring a Community Relations and Programs Coordinator July 7, 2019 | Author: Indiaspora staff

Indiaspora is hiring a Community Relations and Programs Coordinator

RESPONSIBILITIES Track Network commitments and payment schedules Assist and organize Indiaspora events from Washington, DC and in specific event locations worldwide Maintain internal accounting records, Corporate credit card information, and accounts with event partners and external vendors Maintain database of… Read more
Careers in Congress

Careers in Congress

  The Congressional South Asian American Staff Association, in collaboration with the Washington Leadership Program, the South Asian Bar Association of DC, and Indiaspora, hosted a panel on starting a career in Congress on Thursday, June 13, at Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, DC. Our bi-partisan panel shared their experiences and tips for how an intern in DC can transform a summer experience…
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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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