Category: Fabulous

The World of Fabulous, Empowering, Distracting but Upworthy Stories


Humanitarians have declared a dignified death as one of the basic human rights. Many people don’t share this sentiment, though. In every Indian city, one can find old, frail people by the roadside and outside temples. These are often people whose families have driven them away or abandoned them. Perhaps, because the choice was between…
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August 23, 2016 0

Independence Day – A Reminder To Strive For A Better Society

It’s that time of the year again! When the thought of a long weekend away from work excites us. Oh wait, you need to perform one duty in this time though – attending or watching over the television a flag hoisting ceremony. It may be an oft repeated complaint that plastic patriotism has become the…
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August 15, 2016 0

Goodbye Chandrashekhar

Thursday started with a very sad news about a battle that we seemed to be winning ending abruptly. Despite the best efforts put in by volunteers of Good Samaritans India, doctors at Hyderabad’s Nizam Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS), several donors and the innumerable prayers of well wishers, #SaveChandrashekhar campaign ended in loss for all…
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August 11, 2016 0

3 ways to giving back to society

We all are busy with our lives, set in our routines. Most of our time is taken up by trying to gather resources to pays our bills. This often means we are left with no time and energy to pursue any of our passions or to support the social causes we believe in.

August 9, 2016 0


We live in a world where stories of gore and strife are more common than the happier ones. Therefore, uplifting stories that testify that not all of humanity has got corrupt, or something that make you go “Faith in humanity, restored!” hold a special place in one’s heart. They personify the humane-ness that was supposed…
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August 8, 2016 0

Why do sex crimes happen? What can be done about it?

A number of sexual offenses like rape, molestation and groping take place and affect thousands of teens and children. It’s high time that the global community does something to curb the sexual crimes worldwide. Festival of Globe, Silicon Valley (FOGsv) has come up with the campaign with a mission to empower youth against sex crimes.…
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July 14, 2016 0

Everything You Need To Know About Crowdfunding

Post #1: Introduction to Crowdfunding Congratulations and Happy New Years! If you are reading this then you have just decided to start your crowdfunding efforts with Crowdera. You are now a part of modern day fundraising. It’s easy to understand why you would want to start a crowdfunding fundraiser. Billions of dollars are being spent…
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January 1, 2016 0

Three things to know before you start crowdfunding

Crowdfunding is easy. we know what you’re thinking about, all of these sites you’ve been reading have told you “crowdfunding is exceedingly difficult because of all the work you have to put in” and so. Well, the truth is they’re right and wrong. Crowdfunding is a part of fundraising, whether it be for your nonprofit,…
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December 19, 2015 0

Celebrate Freedom of Life and Fight for It

Real happiness lies in celebrating the freedom of life every moment and if need be, fighting for it “Freedom is never dear at any price. It is breath of life. What would a man pay for living?” These words by Mahatma Gandhi conveys the essence of our being. We either need to celebrate our freedom…
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July 7, 2015 0

Austin EcoNetwork’s 2014 The Election Navigator

Austin EcoNetwork has created community-driven data-rich tools to empower voters in Austin’s first 10-1 election. The Election Navigator helps voters identify the strongest, most sustainability-minded candidates for City Council and Mayor. We had a great run in the general election and have already re-tooled the site for the runoffs. Producing this took months of surveying public priorities, wrangling data (some of it never-before-released),…
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December 9, 2014 0