Creating Impact: The Arthan Story

Creating Impact: The Arthan Story

September 16, 2021 |
Author: Mahamaya Navlakha, Co-Founder, VP Education at Arthan
Like any entrepreneurial idea, Arthan was born out of a challenge. When Satyam Vyas, who was then the COO of an education nonprofit, suddenly had to hire 200+ employees to scale up a program in six months, he could not… Read more
Inspiration for Continued Philanthropy

Inspiration for Continued Philanthropy

September 16, 2021 |
Author: Lata Krishnan & Ajay Shah, Indiaspora Philanthropy Leaders List Honorees
Ajay Banga sat down with Lata Krishnan and Ajay Shah to discuss the importance of investing for strong US-India relations at American India Foundation’s Bay Area Spring Celebration. This fireside chat highlighted an impressive $5 million contribution from the Krishnan-Shah… Read more
Nature Connects Everyone and Everything

Nature Connects Everyone and Everything

September 9, 2021 |
Author: Sheela Balaji, Chairperson and Managing Trustee of AIM for Seva
In a village, everything is connected and interdependent in some way to everything else. Manjakkudi, a village in Tiruvarur district of Tamil Nadu is no different. Over the last twenty years that I have been working in this village, I… Read more
Saajha’s Impact on Education

Saajha’s Impact on Education

September 9, 2021 |
Author: Saransh Vaswani, Co-founder of Saajha
Deepika Ji* is a single parent of two children and works as a domestic house cook. Unlike her brother, she never got an opportunity to study, as her parents preferred to educate only their son. Originally from Uttar Pradesh, she… Read more
The CoVideo Project: A Youth Initiative

The CoVideo Project: A Youth Initiative

September 1, 2021 |
Author: Elson Bankoff, Writer and Activist
When the pandemic first began, and we were told that we would miss school for two weeks, I let out one of the few sighs among the many, many cheers that filled the hallways. I knew I would miss my… Read more
Make your Successful Life One of Social Significance

Make your Successful Life One of Social Significance

August 27, 2021 |
Author: Jimmy Mistry, Social Entrepreneur and Founder, Della Leaders Club
“Whatever businesses we are into must improve the experiences and the lives of as many people as possible. Our businesses must be validated by our conscience on the ecological implications and must add a new dimension to design.” When designing… Read more
Tokyo: The Most Successful Olympics for India

Tokyo: The Most Successful Olympics for India

August 20, 2021 |
Author: Viren Rasquinha, Director and CEO of Olympic Gold Quest (OGQ)
The recently concluded Tokyo Olympics has been the most successful in India's history. With a total of seven medals, we inched ahead of the previous record of 6 medals won at the 2021 Olympics in London. India also won its… Read more
Sinhayana Foundation: Dance Out Of Poverty

Sinhayana Foundation: Dance Out Of Poverty

July 21, 2021 |
Author: Vinay Sharma, Choreographer, Film Maker, Social Entrepreneur
We all turned to our screens in a plethora of ways during this time- for work, college, events as well as all forms of entertainment. Most of our connections with creativity and culture, as well as people, was through art and… Read more
Getting Started on Volunteering

Getting Started on Volunteering

July 15, 2021 |
Author: Aarti Madhusudan, Principal Consultant, iVolunteer
Waking up in the middle of the night to the sound of ambulance sirens, being stuck behind one on the road, crossing your fingers when one passes by… all of us have engaged in these unconscious reactions before. Similarly, many… Read more