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yesterday at 12:34. Facebook
#ThrowbackThursday: A short clip from a Tedx talk delivered by our co-founder Smita Ram in 2014, about the moment she realised how a small loan can bring about change. Watch, share and know more here - [ Goo.gl Link ]
ThrowbackThursday: A short clip from a Tedx talk delivered by our

Smita Ram's Tedx Talk

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yesterday at 10:48. Facebook
Rang De posted on 07/20/2017
Rang De posted on 07/20/2017

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yesterday at 07:28. Facebook
The second edition of Converge was held on 10th June at Innov8 Coworking. Our speakers, who are also practitioners and activists, spoke about living sustainably in the city. Some pictures from the event!

Converge is Rang De’s attempt to create a space for disparate voices to meet, hear each other out and hopefully build more informed opinions.
The second edition of Converge was held on 10th June at Innov8

Converge - DIY Sustainably

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Rang De
yesterday at 05:09. Facebook
Harsh Roongta, CEO and founder of ApnaPaisa.com is #InvestedInChange. Here is why. "Give the man who knows how to fish the means to buy a fishing rod and he will eat forever. The best part is that he does not think of it as charity. Through his efforts, he repays the loan with interest so somebody else can buy another fishing rod and the cycle goes on. Whether you donate the money to Rangde or... View more »
Harsh Roongta CEO and founder of ApnaPaisa com is InvestedInChange Here is
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Rang De
07/19/2017 at 12:38. Facebook
#FieldUpdate: Tanvi, our Chief Impact Officer, chatting with an SHG member to know more about her family and understand how a Rang De loan has helped her, as Bhaskar Jayaraman, a key member of our Leadership team, clicks this picture. She has had almost 40 such conversations today, but her enthusiasm hasn’t seen a dip.

Guess stories of hope, courage and change are enough to keep one going.... View more »
FieldUpdate: Tanvi our Chief Impact Officer chatting with an SHG member
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Rang De
07/19/2017 at 05:27. Facebook
#FieldUpdate: Ever heard of 91.2 FM Waqt ki Awaaz? We just heard of it yesterday when Tanvi Negi, our Chief Impact Officer, sent us this picture from Kanpur. Our Impact Partner in Uttar Pradesh, Chetana Mahila Samiti is promoted by Shramik Bharti, which also runs this community radio. Waqt ki Awaaz reaches out to over 300 villages and is playing a crucial role in recording and preserving local... View more »
FieldUpdate: Ever heard of 91 2 FM Waqt ki Awaaz We
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Rang De
07/18/2017 at 11:31. Facebook
#FieldUpdate: Our Chief Impact Officer, Tanvi Negi just met this lovely little girl and her mother, Susheela, in Kanpur dehat. Susheela just got back from working 4 hours in the paddy field but rest is the last thing on her mind. After all her precious daughter is just back from the anganwadi. Guess what she has named her? Very befittingly - Anokhi!

#FieldTrip #FieldTripdiaries
FieldUpdate: Our Chief Impact Officer Tanvi Negi just met this lovely
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Rang De
07/18/2017 at 05:41. Facebook
#SuccessStories: Kamlesh Baghel took it upon herself to build a toilet for her family; not a small feat in her village of Raora, Madhya Pradesh, where constructing a toilet can mean forgoing an entire month's salary. She took a sanitation loan of Rs 12,600 from Rang De, got the job done and repaid the loan within a year.

Two social investors contributed money towards the loan and helped this... View more »
SuccessStories: Kamlesh Baghel took it upon herself to build a toilet
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07/17/2017 at 13:16. Facebook
Here's what a working weekend looks like at Rang De! Our leadership team - Rajesh, Swati Agarwal, Smita Ram, Ramakrishna Nk, Bhaskar Jayaraman, Rohit Parakh, Tintu Saleem, Soumya Jayaram, Tanvi Negi and Priya spent last Saturday in an intense workshop which also had them in splits along the way. We won't say more and just let these pictures do the talking instead.

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Here's what a working weekend looks like at Rang De Our leadership

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Tintu Saleem
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Rang De
07/17/2017 at 09:26. Facebook
We believe that fighting poverty and bringing about definite change requires investment - of effort, time and money. And as with any investment, the key is to do it regularly and for a long period of time. The Rang De community is in this for the long haul and is deeply #InvestedInChange.

What is the simplest way for you to do your bit? Share this post and inspire more people to invest in... View more »
We believe that fighting poverty and bringing about definite change requires investment

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Tintu Saleem
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Rang De
07/16/2017 at 07:15. Facebook
All environmental conservation initiatives could learn a lesson or two from our Impact Partner The Timbaktu Collective. They have been working with local communities in Anantapur district in Andhra Pradesh to drive their conservation initiatives over the past two decades. Read more about their story here: [ Goo.gl Link ]
All environmental conservation initiatives could learn a lesson or two from our

Spotlight on Regeneration: The Timbaktu Collective bridging community and conservation

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07/15/2017 at 07:01. Facebook
Could investing in the education of girls save money that we spend on healthcare? This article by Devanik Saha shows how money spent on healthcare due to child marriage and early child birth India is nearly equivalent the current budget for higher education. [ Goo.gl Link ]

In Uttar Pradesh, our field partners like Pardada Pardadi Educational Society are working to provide girls in rural... View more »
Could investing in the education of girls save money that we spend

Benefits Of Ending Child Marriage, Early Birth = India’s Annual Higher Education Budget

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Rang De
07/14/2017 at 12:31. Facebook
The contest comes to an end! A big thank you to everyone who participated! The question was "What is the pass percentage of Class X students of Pardada Pardadi Educational Society?" The right answer is 97%!

Congratulations Jitin R Mitra! Your answer of 94% comes the closest. We'll credit Rs 500 to your Rang De account soon!
The contest comes to an end A big thank you to everyone

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Rang De
07/14/2017 at 08:01. Facebook
These group of girls from Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh are first-generation learners, the first members of their families to receive a college education. With the support of their families, they have enrolled in technical courses that will help them get a good job when they graduate. Contribute to their education loan and help them achieve their dreams [ Goo.gl Link ]

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These group of girls from Bulandshahr Uttar Pradesh are first generation learners

First generation learners, First female college graduates

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Irfan Ahmed
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Rang De
07/13/2017. Facebook
#ContestAlert : In 2011, the students of Pardada Pardadi Education Society in Bulandshahr secured a higher pass percentage than the students in the same district (68%) or Uttar Pradesh state (70%).

Guess the percentage in the comments and share the post to participate in the contest. If you win, we will contribute Rs. 500 towards an education loan on your behalf and help a gritty young girl... View more »
ContestAlert : In 2011 the students of Pardada Pardadi Education Society

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Rang De
07/13/2017. Facebook
Paying for the education of a child can be a huge strain on the family finances, which is why Pinki Singh is determined to get an education loan. Pinki, a final year Diploma student in Computer Engineering needs an education loan of Rs 53,000 to complete her course. You can fulfill her request for an education loan here [ Goo.gl Link ]

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Paying for the education of a child can be a huge strain

Self-financing her education - Pinki Singh

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Rang De
07/12/2017. Facebook
Khusbhoo Sharma's parents are farmers who have broken from tradition and are providing their daughter with a college education. After graduating from her diploma course, Khushbhoo wants to support her family as an independent, working woman, an option that was unavailable to girls of her age a generation ago. Contribute towards her education loan request of Rs 53,000 here [ Goo.gl Link... View more »
Khusbhoo Sharma's parents are farmers who have broken from tradition and are

Daughter of a farmer & a Computer Engineer!

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Rang De
07/12/2017. Facebook
Malcolm X recognised this. We cannot talk of equality and human rights without speaking about education first. Empower women and ensure equal rights by supporting the education of our girls: [ Goo.gl Link ]

#EducateGirls #Education #MalcolmX #WednesdayWisdom
Malcolm X recognised this We cannot talk of equality and human rights

#WednesdayWisdom from Malcolm X

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Rang De
07/12/2017. Facebook
In 1999, Virendra 'Sam' Singh returned to India from the USA, and set up a school for girls in his hometown in Bulandshahr, Uttar Pradesh. This is his story.

Some of the alumni of Pardada Pardadi Education Society are currently pursuing higher studies. Provide them with an education loan here [ Ow.ly Link ]

#Bulandshahr #UttarPradesh #educationloan Pardada Pardadi Educational Society
In 1999 Virendra 'Sam' Singh returned to India from the USA and

A school for girls in Bulandshahr UP

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Rang De
07/11/2017. Facebook
What sets Priyanka apart from the average computer engineering Diploma student? She is set to become the first female college graduate in her family. Contribute or fulfil Priyanka's Rs 53,000 education loan request and help her achieve her dreams [ Ow.ly Link ]

#EducationLoan #BulandHogaBulandshahr #Bulandshahr Pardada Pardadi Educational Society Educate Girls
What sets Priyanka apart from the average computer engineering Diploma student She

Meet Priyanka Singh - Computer Engineer from Bulandshahr, Utta...

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