Finding your voice January 26, 2020 | Author: Rishad Tobaccowala, Senior Advisor to the Publicis Groupe

Finding your voice

When I first began my career 40 years ago, one of my bosses took me aside and gave me two pieces of advice which today may be seen as racial profiling, but it was not. First, he said I had… Read more
From Heirloom to Sustainability: My Lessons for Scaling Social Enterprises January 24, 2020 | Author: Dr. BP Agrawal, CNN Hero and Social Entrepreneur

From Heirloom to Sustainability: My Lessons for Scaling Social Enterprises

In 2003, I embarked on a journey to perfect self-sustaining enterprises — Aakash Ganga to bring water to communities with no access to safe drinking water — and Arogya, to deliver primary healthcare at the doorstep of rural families. At that time, sustainability was… Read more
Can 2020 be the year Indian Diaspora change how poverty is tackled in India? January 17, 2020 | Author: Dr. Ambika Sampat, Business Development Lead, Acumen

Can 2020 be the year Indian Diaspora change how poverty is tackled in India?

I was born and raised in Zambia among a large Indian diaspora community.  My extended family in India, whom I visited regularly for my first sixteen years of existence, instilled within me a strong ‘Indian identity,’ from the culture and… Read more
Indiaspora Global Forum 2020

Indiaspora Global Forum 2020

We return to the beautifully scenic Hayes Mansion in the Bay Area for our signature Indiaspora Global Forum this year. 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. We expect Indiaspora's members and prominent friends – a…
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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 Global Forum 2019

Indiaspora Global Forum 2019

The Indiaspora Global Forum is our annual flagship event which attracts 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. Building on last year's Forum, Indiaspora was on its way to convening a truly global event with participants from all over the world. The…
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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 work to build stronger communities at home and abroad, with a shared culture of strategic giving and inspiring social change.