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Helping NRI's in Distress

OVBI helped get Indian hostages released from Nigerian hostage

Saumya and Vishwas’s father was one of the four Indians abducted in Nigeria. They approached OVBI, and our volunteers quickly sprung into action, which ultimately helped get the hostag... Read More

Project Surajya - Good Governance

OVBI Good Governance Partner SSU’s scholar represented India in BRICS

Source: Sri Sri University

Abhishek Jagini from SSU who completed his two years Masters program in Good Governance and Public Policy (Political Governance)  has been chosen as the India representative in the 3rd BRIC... Read More

Adopt a Village - Halgara

Yahoo Employee Foundation contributes $25K for Latur Village

Source: OVBI

Yahoo Employee Foundation (YEF) contributed $25000 (16 lacs approx) for supporting the efforts to bring water to drought affected Halgara village (District Latur). Many congratulations to OV... Read More

OVBI - NRIs: India of my dreams

What is India of our dreams?

India Water Summit : July 5th 2016

India Water Summit

India Water Project

Art of living to setup water research institute in India.

Source: The India Times

Overseas Volunteers for a Better India with support from TiE charter members organized India Water Summit. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar founder of Art of living said the fully-dedicated water resear... Read More

OVBI Technology Initiatives

San Francisco Bay Area-based Team Takes 3rd in TiE Smart Cities Hackathon Competition

Source: India West

San Francisco Bay Area-based Team Vishvakarma, a three-member hackathon team comprised of Indian Americans Jithun Nair, Arovit Narula and Parag Shah, was awarded $2,000 during TiEcon 2016 at... Read More

International Day of Yoga

100 cities to organize Yogathon events

Source: NDTV

Overseas Volunteer for a Better India (OVBI) kicks off an ambitious Yogathon, a 100+ cities drive, 15 cities in New Jersey-New York area, seven cities in California, six cities in Texas and... Read More

Big Ideas for Better India @ DC

Independence day parade 2016

OVBI team @ Time Square NYC Event

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