Posts from Year: 2011

A Positive step towards fulfilling dreams!

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By Abhishek Priya - Rang De Social Investor I have been associated with Rang De for over a year now and have made quite a few loans. All along, I had doubts about actual impact. The amount that were loaned (Rs 4000 to Rs 5000) were so small that it was really difficult for me […]

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Announcing the launch of ‘Auto Invest’ feature

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It gives us great pleasure to announce the launch of the much awaited ‘Auto Invest’ feature! You can now set your preference for Auto Invest and be assured that your Rang De Credit gets reinvested automatically to help other borrowers without having to logging in again for the same. This means your investment doesn’t sit […]

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Call to make a difference

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Every month, we touch base with our borrowers to see how they are doing and if our loans have been helpful or not. With the rising number of people we are investing in, we need more and more support from you. Click on the image above for more details on how you can help. Do […]

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Mumbai In Search of Gandhi….

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By Mitesh Tank, Rang De Mumbai Chapter It was a rainy evening with pleasant setting, within the home-like ambience of Hub, Bandra and ten of us were to embark on an hour long journey that would make us uncomfortable, force us to think about our ideals, our morals and the innumerable problems that our country […]

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Simple Measures — A field trip review.

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By Anju Lavina, Rang De Team Being born to Social Workers and subsequently working in the social sector means that I have had many opportunities to meet people in the field, interact with them on a one-one basis and understand their stories and inevitably become a part of their lives. Some of these stories are […]

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A day with the rural entrepreneurs…

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By Gautam Mahanti - Rang De Social Investor “Little drops of water, little grains of sand make the might ocean and the beauteous land…” What does it take to be an ‘entrepreneur’? You would probably say investment capital, an appetite for taking risk and may be a smart idea. But what does it take to […]

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Going Viral

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By Sahana Suresh - Rang De Volunteer There is a reason why people call it “going viral”. Ideas are infectious agents, potentially catastrophic and undisputedly life changing. There are the good ideas…and there are the bad. The personal computer as we know it today is a revolutionary idea that transformed into a worldwide demand. Bad […]

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A ‘Tech’ Update from Rang De!

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By Arvind Sridharan, Rang De Team In the last three years of our evolution as an organisation, we have had to focus on different aspects that are critical to strengthening our foundation. In the first year, our focus was on getting a hold on field operations — the field partners, the borrower screening and evaluations. At that […]

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Social Business — the best of both worlds!

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By Smita Ram - Rang De Team 28th June is Social Business Day aptly named so after Prof. Yunus’ Birthday — the Father of the ‘social business model.’ Prof. Yunus evolved the concept of social business models and has successfully implemented it across verticals. The Social business model aims to address one or more of the social […]

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Rang De Box Office — Discover India, Discover Yourself!

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Often, it is the of lack of awareness of a problem or the perceived inability to do something about it that makes us inert. Let’s take the example of India Against Corruption — Each one of us who had experienced corruption directly or indirectly participated in the movement to make our voices heard. The media — both traditional and […]

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