Posts from Tag: Rang De

Rang De at Geodesic

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By Pranay Prateek, Rang De Bangalore Chapter Member “Hey Machaa! Come da, we have a talk in the TT room.” “Saale Chal! Aaj hi saara kaam karega kya.” Thus, we coerced people to come to listen to the talk on Rang De which was about to happen in our TT (table tennis) room. Although we […]

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Internship opportunity at Rang De

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Ever thought how a small project with an on-line startup could help change lives across India? Well stop thinking now because we at RangDe.Org require interns to help us improve our website (www.rangde.org). If you’re looking for an internship, read on. If you know people in your personal network, you better tell them about this […]

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Sunfeast 10k 2010

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By Raghav Parthasarathy, Rang De Bangalore Chapter Member I was running in the Sunfeast Bangalore Marathon Open 10K, when all of a sudden a person running alongside me asked me “Are you a part of Rang De? Has Smita come? I was her classmate” and the next thing he said was “You guys are doing […]

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To the achievers!

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By Smita Ram, Rang De Team Grace, passion, strength, sacrifice, resilience ..I run short of words when I try and describe what a woman embodies. Personally, it disturbs me to see women being denied opportunities based on gender. I have seen and experienced us women losing out on opportunities — be it economic, social, physical or emotional and […]

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Rang De Bangalore Chapter Meet at Jaaga

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By Raghav Parthasarasthy, Sri Ranganathan and Sreekanth Ragunath, Members of the Rang De Bangalore Chapter The need for a place for the Rang De Bangalore Chapter to have its regular meetings, where volunteers and new initiates would get to interact, come up with campaign ideas, decide to lead or be part of teams carrying out […]

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“We need more loans” say women near Charminar

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By Aishwarya Mishra, Rang De Hyderabad Chapter Member It was a sunny (honestly, it was hot :-)) Monday morning when Ram and I started out for a field visit to interact with borrowers living near the Charminar area of Old Hyderabad. Believe me, I am not being poetic or hyperbolic when I say this — it seemed as […]

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NRIs can soon invest using their credit cards & PayPal

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Finally we have some good news for all Non-Resident Indians. From 1st of August, NRIs with a valid Indian Passport will be able to make social investments using their US Dollar credit/debit cards or PayPal accounts. However there is a small catch. Scanned image of the first page of the social investor’s passport needs to […]

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Evaluation trip to Vandavasi

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Two team members from Rang De, Shirley and Pradeep, went to visit a few of our borrowers at Vandavasi in the last week of January. They shared their observations and thoughts with us.Read for yourself. Shirley Ghosh, Rang De Team For me the evaluation trip was like the characters of a book that came alive. […]

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The Annual Microfinance India Summit 2008 — We were there, again!

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Last year, we launched Rangde at the prestigious annual microfinance summit. This year we went back to flaunt what we had achieved! The truth be told, not many of the policy makers, practitioners, or promoters gave us much of a chance of survival — With the economic downturn that has affected banks and financial institutions, we didn’t […]

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Rang De Evaluates!

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As stated in one of our earlier posts, transparency is fundamental to Rang De’s existence and something that is equally important for us at Rang De is to track the efficacy of our strategy. We believe that it is better to prevent a mishap rather than bury our heads in the sand like an ostrich […]

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