South Asians for Black Lives Matter July 1, 2020 | Author: Karen Kagoo, Co-Founder of Aram Sei

South Asians for Black Lives Matter

It surrounds you everywhere and you cannot leave the house without fear of getting affected by it. You teach your child every day the precautions they need to take before stepping out. You wear a mask to work. For some… Read more
50 Years of Pride July 1, 2020 | Author: Parag V. Mehta, Executive Director of the Center for Inclusive Growth at Mastercard

50 Years of Pride

This week fifty years ago, the first gay pride march took place, marking the first anniversary of the Stonewall riots. Stonewall was the beginning of the end. The end of bigotry fueled by fear and ignorance. The end of police… Read more
Our Path to Climate Change June 24, 2020 | Author: Shefali Mehta, Founder of Open Rivers and Anshul Mathur, Co-Founder of One Resilient Earth

Our Path to Climate Change

Sharing our personal journeys to working on climate In an earlier post on Indiaspora’s blog, we discussed the value of art and science in building regenerative resilience for individuals and communities in the face of environmental and climate change.  In… Read more
Indiaspora Civil Rights Town Hall

Indiaspora Civil Rights Town Hall

In light of the recent death of George Floyd, acts of police brutality, ensuing protests and civil unrest, Indiaspora held a Civil Rights Town Hall to discuss what this means for race relations in the U.S., how the Indian-American community can show intra-racial solidarity during this time, and how we can become agents to end systemic racism. We heard from an…
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Indiaspora Global Forum 2020

Indiaspora Global Forum 2020

Our Indiaspora Global Forum has been postponed at this time.  Our annual flagship retreat brings together leaders and change agents and affords them the opportunity to engage in intellectually stimulating discussions and powerful networking on issues that affect the Indian diaspora. Indiaspora's members and prominent friends – a group of Indian diaspora leaders from various professions, including academia, finance, technology,…
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Indiaspora Philanthropy Summit

Indiaspora Philanthropy Summit

  Indiaspora hosted its second annual Indiaspora Philanthropy Summit at Georgetown University October 2. We announced two exciting initiatives in philanthropy, including ChaloGive, a week-long giving initiative for the diaspora from Oct. 2-8, and the India Philanthropy Alliance, a collaboration of India-focused NGOs to advance development and humanitarian goals.   Please see bios of speakers below.
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Indiaspora Mission

Indiaspora is a nonprofit organization established to transform the success of the Indian diaspora into meaningful impact worldwide. Our members are global leaders from diverse backgrounds and professions that serve as a platform to build stronger communities at home and abroad, with a shared culture of strategic giving and inspiring social change.