Deadline Extended - Kubera-Edelweiss Social Innovation Honours

The financial services firm, Edelweiss Capital Ltd is partnering Kubera Partners, a private equity firm based in USA to launch the Kubera-Edelweiss Social Innovation Honours, three awards totaling US$ 60,000 to felicitate outstanding innovations that positively impact the status of the girl child, through the delivery of services in three areas: education, health and nutrition, and future employability of the girl child. EdelGive Foundation, the not for profit subsidiary of Edelweiss Capital is managing the entire process of these awards. The primary objective of the awards is to give an imp
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Girls Leading Our World | Collective Lens

by bryantighe on Nov 06, 2008      Category: Education Tags: africa aids
An interview with Adria Mooney and James DiPadua, the founders of Partners with GLOW, an organization working to help AIDS orphans in Zambia in partnership with the GLOW Club. GLOW (Girls Leading Our World) is a loosely defined organization started by a Peace Corps volunteer, and has since spread throughout the Peace Corps. Adria and James visited Adria’s sister, Alyssa Mooney, in Zambia. Alyssa is currently a Peace Corp volunteer in Mushota, Zambia, and her work inspired Adria and James to become involved when they returned home to the U.S.
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Celebrate Christmas with 25000 kids

by mynk on Nov 05, 2008      Category: * Needs & Opportunities * Tags: children volunteering christmas
Christmas With Chrysallis We need 250 Volunteers for   Christmas with Chrysallis 2008 Our 9th Christmas Programme - this year in Bangalore, Chennai, Mumbai, Hyderabad, Delhi, Kolkata Volunteer Today Help us to make this a memorable and joyous programme for the children Volunteer Meetings in Bangalore Venue: Diana's place 19 Hutchins Road, St. Thomas Town (Cooke Town) Bangalore 560 084 Date & Time:  Please confirm with Diana: Mail or Call 65739341 / 9449816581 If you are not in a position to volunteer you could always help with the gifts and spon
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Khwaab-Inspire The Dreams

by dushyant on Nov 03, 2008      Category: Education Tags:
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Making A Difference Where It Counts...

by jinxxedout on Nov 02, 2008      Category: Education Tags: india education kids underprivileged
The Story When a few college kids visited the YMCA Boys Home three years ago, nobody had any dreams to change the world, or to make it a better place. They went, just to spend some time with the orphanage inmates and have a good time. Before they left, they asked the kids what they wanted next time there was a visit, and the kids surprised everyone by saying they wanted books. Now, kids that age could have asked for an umpteen other things that would have had nothing to do with the world of words. But here was an underprivileged crowd, who realized that the only way out of their predicament wa
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