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R4H-MSSRF Partnership Official

We celebrated the official signing of the R4H-MSSRF partnership MOU on July 10, 2014 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India! Moving forward, our organizations will work in close collaboration to realize the implementation of the R4H Program in the Kuttanad region of Kerala.     Read more →

US Team Field Visit to India Summer 2014

Our student leaders in the US, Sam Lee ’15 and Daniella Flores ’15, have become recipients of the Brown India Initiative Fellowship. The Fellowship will support their trip to India this summer, where they will sign the official partnership with the M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation and continue scaling the program. Stay tuned for more updates and blog stories! Read more →

R4H at Brown West Coast Accelerator

Daniella, our VP, attended a week’s-worth of workshops and networking events at notable places such as Odesk, Salesforce, and YCombinator, ending with a 10-minute pitch to a panel of Venture Capitalists. This conference provided her with the opportunity to immerse in the start-up environment and connect with successful entrepreneurs who have gone through (and survived!) the challenging process our team… Read more →

Updates from Kerala 2014

We’ve just reached the end of week 1 of my two-week trip to Kerala. So far, things have been amazing. I’ve spent most of the time with our new (as of November) Program Manager, Jibin Thomas, finishing up his training and planning out 2014. Jibin has done superb work in his first two months: he’s already lined up 5 new… Read more →