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Helping Furry Friends with Paws For A Greater Cause

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    FluffyNut
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Looking to give a cuddly canine a new home and make a new best friend too? Then look no further than FluffyNut. Started by three fellow dog lovers with hearts as big as a St. Bernard, if you will, FluffyNut is a non-profit organization dedicated to the rescue, care and adoption of abandoned, neglected and…

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Waste Not, Want Not: Issa, the Guardian Angel

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    Issa Fathima Jasmine
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    Issa Fathima Jasmine
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    Issa Fathima Jasmine
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    Issa Fathima Jasmine
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    Issa Fathima Jasmine
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    Issa Fathima Jasmine

While Robin Hood was famous and loved for taking money from the rich and giving to the poor, Issa Fathima Jasmine collects wasted, excess or leftover food from different sources and gives it to the millions of poor and starving souls in our society. She does this through her immensely credible – Project Ayyamittu Unn,…

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How A Bold And Positive Outlook Towards Life Can Help One Overcome Even The Scariest Of Situations

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    Monica Singh
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    Monica Singh

There are not many stories that is as jaw dropping as the story of Monica Singh; an acid attack survivor and the founder of ‘Mahendra Singh Foundation’ (MSF). The foundation is an NGO that is here to help other girls and women survivors to overcome their obstacles and achieve their potential. Being a survivor of…

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How Kavya Ananth Is Giving Life To The Underprivileged Athletes Of The Nation

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    Kavya Ananth

It’s a known fact that the infrastructure for sports in India is underdeveloped. Even with the limited opportunities that our nation provides to our youngsters, there is an inequality. Not everyone receives the same opportunity for sports in the nation. Realizing this, Kavya Ananth founded ‘Rebels Foundation’; a non-profit organization that believes that youngsters from…

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Meet The Visually Impaired Runner That Completed The Boston Marathon

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    Sagar Baheti
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    Sagar Baheti

A cricketer at the zonal level, a cyclist that completed India’s biggest cycling tour, a participant in the Ladakh Marathon, The Kaveri Trail, Ultra Run, Coorg Escapade, and most recently the Boston Marathon. We’re talking about Sagar Baheti, the marathon runner that was diagnosed with Stargardt disease that caused the athlete to lose his vision…

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Rang De, Helping People Invest In The Entrepreneurship Potential Of Rural India

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    Rang De - A Nonprofit Devoted To The Fight Against Poverty
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    Rang De - A Nonprofit Devoted To The Fight Against Poverty
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    Rang De - A Nonprofit Devoted To The Fight Against Poverty

What does it mean to be an entrepreneur? “A person who sets up a business or businesses, taking on financial risks in the hope of profit” is the technical definition, according to the Oxford Dictionary. Does this not describe much of rural India? The woman who wakes up at 4 in the morning so she…

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How Dr. Judi Aubel’s ‘Grandmother Model’ Is Solving Social Issues World-Wide

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Dr. Judi Aubel’s ‘Grandmother Model’

Dr. Judi Aubel has been a social activist for over 30 years. Her work has been so sensational that it landed her on BBC’s prestigious list of top 100 influential and inspirational women. Most of her work is in Africa, though she has also worked in many Asian countries and she frequently shuttles between Italy…

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The Story of Shaheen Mistri – The Heart Behind Teach For India and Akanksha

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    Shaheen Mistri

Although some might be unaware of Shaheen Mistri, they are certainly acquainted with the non-profit organization Teach For India, which she has been heading since 2008. Not only that, Shaheen has been running the Akanksha foundation that she established in 1991, with the aim of improving the lives of children from low-income communities through quality…

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A mighty cause in her heart, Raashi Anand is spreading smiles and giving hope to those who need it the most

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    Raashi Anand

Raashi Anand is an established, recognized, award winning entrepreneur. This spirited young woman is such a success because of her ardent desire to help those in need. She founded the NGO Lakshyam along with her mother to help women and children belonging to at-risk communities with respect to education, development and employment. Raashi even runs…

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A beacon of Hope to Nigeria’s Witch-children – Anja Ringgren Lovén is building Utopia one rescue at a time

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Utopia doesn’t exist, not by itself. A utopian world is created. Anja Ringgren Lovén and her husband David with their team of rescue workers in Nigeria have slowly and steadily been creating such a world for the children accused of witchcraft (termed witch-children) in Nigeria’s Delta Region. The brave work of Anja and her team caught…

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