Great days ahead!

Great days ahead!

April 27, 2014 |
Flying over the Hindu Kush Mountains leaving Afghanistan brought me back to my childhood imagining the mighty Himalayas.  The mountains seemed smaller than I envisioned.  Command of forces in combat is always a privilege but to have it be my… Read more
From Vegetarian to Vegan to Everest

From Vegetarian to Vegan to Everest

April 7, 2014 |
My name is Kuntal. I’m 34 years old, and I live in the city of dreams, Mumbai, India. And, in just a few short months, I hope to become the first known vegan to summit Mt. Everest. Even though I… Read more
How Baby Boomers Can Give Back

How Baby Boomers Can Give Back

March 15, 2014 |
We “Baby Boomers” are one of the most fortunate generations in history. And as we advance in years - and financial stability -  many of us struggle with the best ways to “give back” to the world around us.  … Read more
Empowering India’s Youth through Literacy

Empowering India’s Youth through Literacy

March 9, 2014 |
When my mother, the eldest of seven, was 16 years old and living in India, she was approached by her parents and asked to prepare for marriage, which was the accepted path for a girl in her family. Rather than… Read more
What can I do?

What can I do?

February 16, 2014 |
The more we learn about the world’s problems, the more powerless we feel to solve them. And the more powerless we feel, the more powerless we become. What can I do to solve big complex problems like illiteracy, world hunger,… Read more