The Path to Giving in a Pandemic

The Path to Giving in a Pandemic

May 19, 2021 |
Author: Mokshvi Shah, Junior, High School
March 13th 2020. Friday the 13th. That date holds so much significance. A date already looming with superstition of bad fate. It’s the date my school, and others around the country, officially shut down due to COVID-19. Technically, it was… Read more
Celebrating our Differences with Little Patakha

Celebrating our Differences with Little Patakha

May 6, 2021 |
Author: Akshata Nayak Founder of Little Patakha
2020 was the year of the pivot.  Personally and professionally.  Everyone was trying to find a new way to make their lives work in an unexpected environment.  I had two successful businesses in Vermont that were both greatly affected by… Read more
Empowerment of India’s Women and Children

Empowerment of India’s Women and Children

May 4, 2021 |
Author: Vanessa D’Souza, CEO of SNEHA
2020-21 – the year that our world, as we know it, changed. The Covid-19 pandemic may be the biggest challenge we have seen, ever! But, it has also given us a lot to learn from. I saw how we, the… Read more
Making a Case for Diversity & Inclusion: Knowing the Business Value

Making a Case for Diversity & Inclusion: Knowing the Business Value

April 23, 2021 |
Author: Rudinov Vincent, CEO, DIFEST - When Diversity Meets Inclusion At Work
Diversity & Inclusion as a discussion has been amplified recently far more than it has been in the past. While it still remains a challenging conversation to have in many workplaces, more and more C-suite executives are making D&I practices… Read more
Shaping a Net-Zero World: One Household at a Time

Shaping a Net-Zero World: One Household at a Time

April 23, 2021 |
Author: Raj V. Rajan, Vice President of Project Development at Direct Connect Development Company and Fellow of the Institute on the Environment, University of Minnesota
This Earth Day, I had a conversation with fellow Indian-Americans about individual actions we could prioritize, to contribute to a net-zero future. It was part of a climate summit hosted by Indiaspora. Why us? We are citizens and residents of… Read more
Call for support for Antarctica Expedition

Call for support for Antarctica Expedition

April 22, 2021 |
Author: Deepika Rawat
As a person hailing from the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand, India, I have automatically grown to be very close to nature as I knew no other way. As a kid, I remember going back to my village to visit my… Read more
Everyone is Good at Something: A New Campaign

Everyone is Good at Something: A New Campaign

April 9, 2021 |
Author: VR Ferose
Every campaign has a start and end date. Our new photo campaign “Everyone is good at something” had a start date (2 April 2021) but no end date… or at least we believe so. We believe the campaign should continue… Read more
Who Is Baul?

Who Is Baul?

March 31, 2021 |
Author: Ricky Kej
One day I chanced to hear a song from a person belonging to the Baul sect of Bengal… What struck me in this simple song was a religious expression that was neither grossly concrete, full of crude details, nor metaphysical… Read more