Join Our Team
Hello All, For those of you who have been following us on Twitter/Facebook/Email, you may know that we are on the lookout for five enthusiastic individuals to join the core team. As the new year begins, the Delhi+Acumen team is also ready to don a new avatar and has made its share of new year […]
Thank You for Your Incredible Support!
It has been an exciting year at Acumen and we wouldn’t be where we are today without you. This year, hundreds of you have donated online, thousands of you have joined our community, and together we have impacted 115 million lives. This holiday season, we hope you will continue your generous support by making a donation to […]
Advocating for change
Young professionals come together in Delhi to create a world beyond poverty 25th July, 2013, Girija Shivakumar, The Hindu As social capitalism emerges, impact investing is beginning to pick up pace in India. Noticeably, there is considerable growth in indigenous non-profit activity with the growth of small grassroots charities alleviating rural and urban poverty, supporting […]
Launch of DELHI+acumen
“Give a man a fish and he won’t starve for a day. Teach a man how to fish and he won’t starve for his entire life.” – Buddha, 4th Cent.
Unfortunately in the 21st century playing your part in ensuring those less fortunate have access to a dignified life is not as easy as Lord Buddha would have you believe. You would be wondering about the capital to invest in a fishing rod, possibly permission to fish in a protected lake, maybe even the license to teach!
100 Million Lives and We’re Just Getting Started
The holidays are officially here! During this time of reflection and gratitude we wanted to share some exciting news and thank you for everything you’ve done to support Acumen. Whether you’ve donated, attended an event, shared a video, or retweeted us – thank you! The holiday season reminds us that sometimes what the world needs most is something to believe in – a sense of hope and a promise of possibility for the future. And that’s what you, as a member of the Acumen community, have given us.