The India Philanthropy Alliance Two Years On

The India Philanthropy Alliance Two Years On

October 1, 2021 |
Author: Alex Counts, Director of the India Philanthropy Alliance and Bala Venkatachalam, Executive Director of Pratham USA
Exactly 2 years ago, on the eve of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th birthday and a major philanthropy summit organized by Indiaspora, we announced the formation of the India Philanthropy Alliance (IPA), an 11-member coalition of nonprofits active in the United States… Read more
Charting a New Frontier in Indian Medical Research

Charting a New Frontier in Indian Medical Research

September 23, 2021 |
Author: Govindan Rangarajan, Director of IISc
In the summer of 1921, a young surgeon named Frederick Banting and his student Charles Best, working in the laboratory of physiology professor JJR Macleod at the University of Toronto, made one of the greatest medical discoveries of the 20th… Read more
Leadership Lessons from a Nonprofit Guru

Leadership Lessons from a Nonprofit Guru

May 3, 2019 |
Author: Alex Counts, Senior Philanthropy Adviser, Indiaspora
During the early months of 2016, I decamped to Key West, Florida to take a break from running mission-driven organizations.  I decompressed from 18 years leading Grameen Foundation and geared up to take the helm at the American India Foundation.  As I prepared… Read more
Indiaspora Monitor of University Giving 2018

Indiaspora Monitor of University Giving 2018

September 25, 2018 |
Author: Neva Luthria, Indiaspora Analyst & Gabrielle Trippe, Indiaspora Philanthropy Initiatives Manager
Table of Contents: View the Report: Indiaspora Monitor of University Giving View the Slide Deck: Long version View the Slide Deck: Short version View the Press Release Press: Times of India, "PIOs have donated more than $ 1.2 billion to… Read more
Indiaspora Monitor of University Giving 2018

Indiaspora Monitor of University Giving 2018

September 25, 2018 |
Author: Neva Luthria, Indiaspora Analyst & Gabrielle Trippe, Indiaspora Philanthropy Initiatives Manager
Indiaspora Releases Monitor of University Giving More Than $1.2 Billion Donated by Indian Americans to U.S. Higher Education Press Release Tuesday, September 25, 2018 Washington, D.C., USA Indiaspora today announced the creation of the Monitor of University Giving - a… Read more
Reimagining Philanthropy

Reimagining Philanthropy

December 10, 2012 |
Who is served by philanthropic initiatives and how?  My recent research in India’s microfinance industry has urged me to revisit taken for granted notions of donation and assistance that implicitly structure our conversations about helping to transform the conditions of… Read more