MICHAEL AND SUSAN DELL FOUNDATION
Awign gets $4 million to grow
Awign plans to strengthen the workforce while also developing robust sales and marketing channels.
Unitus Ventures launches Jobtech 2.0 to accelerate growth of startups
Startups will be assessed for product-market fit, product differentiati...
WEF@Davos: Padukone to talk mental health, Sadhguru to hold meditation sessions
When world leaders congregate in the Swiss ski resort town of...
92% Indian youth unaware of e-placement services: Survey
For the study, 1,605 students participated, while the researchers found that 92 per cent of Indian youth unaware of online placement services.
Union ministers, CMs to join over 100 CEOs at WEF's 50th Annual Meeting in Davos
Among the global leaders, US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin are also expected to attend the high-profile summit, where over 3,000 global leaders would converge to discuss what requires to make it a 'cohesive and sustainable world.'
CX Partners, IFC, ADB may buy 80% in Indian School Finance
Private equity firm CX Partners, the ADB and the World Bank arm IFC are in the process of acquiring about 80% of Indian School Finance Co Pvt Ltd (ISFC), one of the leading non-banking financial companies in the education sector.
Michael and Susan Dell Foundation plans an incubator
The incubator will look at earlystage companies that offer financial inclusion, digital empowerment, job creation and services in other such impact areas.
BASIX Sub-K raises Rs 350 million from Accion and Nordic Microfinance Initiative
Founded in 2010, Basix Sub-K iTransactions Ltd., is a associate company of BASIX Social Enterprise Group.
India Inc is helping social startups get business savvy
New billionaires with a conscience and corporates wanting to spend CSR funds are helping non-profit startups shape their innovative ideas, and specialised incubators are lending a hand.
Varthana gets $3 million fund from Dell Foundation for school programmes
Varthana's STP is an initiative aimed at improving the quality of learning in affordable private schools.
Philanthropic foundations discuss situations that can have maximum impact
There are different ways of giving, and the role of philanthropy is changing. It is no longer just about doing good--that is, giving or contributing to a good cause.
English learning startup raises funding from Dell Foundation, others
The app has been downloaded about 2 million times till date, and is currently being used to improve spoken English skills by more than 120,000 active users monthly, a company release stated.
Kings Learning joins hands with Jio, received 1.2 lakh download on day one
Witnessing the increasing usage of smart feature phones among the larger audience, Kings Learning has been very keen to get the enguru App on the Jio Phone.
UnLtd ropes in JP Morgan, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation to fund entrepreneurs
JP Morgan and Michael and Susan Dell Foundation have collectively allocated Rs. 4 crore to a time-bound program launched by UnLtd to find social enterprises.
Michael and Susan Dell Foundation earmarks $50 million for Indian startups
The amount, which will be primarily used towards making direct investments in early-stage ventures, will be in addition to the impact investor’s existing vehicles.
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