Absent-mindedly, I swat another mosquito away that has landed on my arm. I can now trace invisible lines on my body from one bite to another, and even with
A supporter of American India Foundation in Chicago, Ritu Jain shares her reflections organizing a 5k run to raise awareness and funds for AIF.
By Ritu Jain
I’m a wife,
Anchoring Pravah’s annual event, Music for Harmony, has been a huge chunk of my learning journey during this fellowship. And now I can proudly say that after three months of
The session was called “Trust Fall”, which was a fitting name considering I found myself standing at the edge of stacked tables, hands tied together, with the instructions to fall
It is festival season here in India, and man do Indians know how to celebrate. From Navratri and Durga Puja, to Dusshera and Eid, there has been a steady stream
It’s hot. There are tens of thousands of people from all over India and the world gathered together under large tents. One question is on everyone’s mind: Will we march?
This past Saturday was my sister’s wedding. Several months ago when I first broke the news to her that I was awarded AIF’s Clinton Fellowship for Service in India (and
This past month was a really big shift in my role at work with my NGO, Magic Bus. October was filled with a lot of introductory sessions, field visits and
Life in Mumbai has been a lot like a board game for me. The past month has gone something like this:
Head to Mumbai for ten months of service