A supporter of American India Foundation in Chicago, Ritu Jain shares her reflections organizing a 5k run to raise awareness and funds for AIF.
I’m a wife, mother of two,
Farida Begum’s face lights up as she talks about the day, four years ago, when she and her husband brought home a cycle rickshaw. To celebrate, they shared sweets with
At 6am every morning, Divya Bachupally leaves home to travel to the Lemon Tree’s Red Fox Hotel. As a Guest Service Associate, she begins the day by attending to guests
Ashvini Parmar’s father dreamed that his daughter would one day become an engineer. Unfortunately, he never had the chance to see his daughter grow up beyond grade school as he
With a graceful ease, Nisha Chavda switches on her tablet, clicks on the computer icon, and turns up the volume. Today, she is learning about measuring temperature at different scales.
Like millions of migrant workers in India, Ashasura Akhiyani’s parents never had a chance at receiving an education and instead pursued work migrating in the fields to earn a living.
Kayalyn Kibbe is a long way from her native state of New York. As a participant in AIF’s William J. Clinton Fellowship Class of 2014–15, Kayalyn’s new home is the
In Harry Potter, when Harry needs to conjure a Patronus, the charm needed to get rid of Dementors–creatures that bring doom and gloom, he has to think of a
Remarks at the Conclusion of the 2016-17 AIF Clinton Fellowship Program
The speech below was delivered on June 30, 2017 at Service, Collaboration and Community, Public Seminar of the
Shuffling embraces, final words of encouragement, and promises. Then the door opens and closes. A vacuum of silence and pressure wraps around the body as it does
“Forge through ambiguity.” These were the words of advice that we were given at the beginning of our journeys as American India Foundation, William J. Clinton Fellows. At the time,
Now that the spring gala season at AIF has drawn to a dramatic close with the New York edition last week on June 21, I am left with an embarrassment
To support the AIF Clinton Fellowship, the Stuyvie Comfort Grant supported two Fellows working in the field of Education in 2016-17, and will support two incoming Fellows in 2017-18.
AIFT President and CEO, Alex Counts recently gave a workshop online on fundraising. I enjoyed learning from Alex while he described lessons learned in his career doing fundraising. These online