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  • Prerna Singh Bindra on a tour of Ken River along Panna Tiger Reserve in Madhya Pradesh. Photograph courtesy Prerna Singh Bindra

    IVLP alumna Prerna Singh Bindra works to protect India’s wildlife through her journalism and conservation advocacy. 

  • IVLP alumnus Arun Krishnamurthy works to inspire a new generation of volunteers and activists for environmental...

  • Rajan Patel (left) and Jackie Bello (right), co-founders of Dent Education, with the participants of a Spring Break camp they ran in Baltimore, Maryland. At the camp, the students were given the opportunity to build innovative products. Photograph courtesy Rajan Patel

    Indian American entrepreneur Rajan Patel hopes to help Indian youth tap into their creative potential and collaborate...

  • Kavita Shukla during Intuit’s QuickBooks Small Business Big Game Top 10 Regional Tour at Whole Foods in Columbia, Maryland, in 2015. Photograph by Paul Morigi © AP Images/Invision

    Kavita Shukla’s invention, FreshPaper, keeps fruits and vegetables fresh for a longer time, and helps reduce food...

  • Yatin K. Thakur at the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit held in Silicon Valley in June. Photograph courtesy Yatin K. Thakur

    IVLP alumnus Yatin Thakur shares his experience of helping to strengthen India’s entrepreneurship movement.

  • Sonia Uppal says that people should not be afraid to speak up and do their own thing. Photograph courtesy Sonia Uppal

    An Indian American teenager, Sonia Uppal, is helping children in Himachal Pradesh learn computer programming.

  • Akhtarul Wasey works to protect the rights of linguistic minorities.

  • A performance of “Together We Are New York.” Photograph by PRESTON MERCHANT

    A New Yorker originally from Ahmedabad, Purvi Shah merges activism, community and art to bring funding and involvement...

  • Vasu Kulkarni. Photograph by David Yellen Photography

    Kulkarni’s company makes software that synchronizes game logs with video footage to create a database that coaches and...

  • Gingger Shankar performing at the House of Blues for the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles in California. Vivek Maddala is at the keyboard. Photograph by GENE LEWIS

    Indian American songwriter, singer and composer Gingger Shankar attributes her melodies to the different genres of...

  • Anand Giridharadas and Santosh Desai participated in a program to launch the book at the New Delhi American Center. Photograph courtesy HarperCollins Publishers India Ltd.

    “Over the course of my lifetime, something had been changing in India to turn it into the kind of place where...

  • Photograph Courtesy Elizabeth Rappaport/Ms. Foundation for Women

    Hollaback is a Web site dedicated to ending street harassment where women can write about their experiences and upload...

  • Courtesy Chandrahas Choudhury

    At the University of Iowa International Writing Program, Chandrahas Choudhury examined the contrasts and similarities...

  • Sandeep Das (from left), Eric Falt of the United Nations Organization, Laura Fried, CEO of the Silk Road Project and cellistYo-Yo Ma at a press conference before a concert to celebrate United Nations Day. Photograph © JENNIFER TAYLOR

    The tabla’s appeal set Sandeep Das on a quest to explore the linkages between Indian and Western classical music.

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