“This Isn’t Activism; We’re Empowering Rural India”
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
hat started off as a small initiative to make people donate platelets has become a lifetime calling for Ravikant Singh, who realised the potential of setting up a social enterprise to tackle the myriad challenges of healthcare. Similarly, for Piyush Jaju, it was a social enterprise start-up to help the adoption of energy solutions across rural India.
The two were part of the four finalists of the Tata Social Enterprise Challenge, a joint initiative with the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM-C), to find India’s most promising early-stage social enterprises.