WHO WE ARE

Who we are

OVBI is the overseas arm of Volunteer for Better India. We believe that every individual can make a difference and play a role in the global Indian community’s betterment. We educate the public and speak out about issues affecting India and Indians worldwide. We build bridges with institutions and individuals working for a better India. Through our efforts, we seek to cultivate leaders and empower the future generation of Indians worldwide.

OVBI is the overseas arm of Volunteer for Better India. We believe that every individual can make a difference and play a role in the global Indian community’s betterment. We educate the public and speak out about issues affecting India and Indians worldwide. We build bridges with institutions and individuals working for a better India. Through our efforts, we seek to cultivate leaders and empower the future generation of Indians worldwide.

Even though we strive to improve the global Indian community, OVBI is inclusive of all races, nationalities, ethnicities, religions, languages, sexual orientation, gender and gender identity, abilities, and generations, and our programs’ success reflects and honours the diversity of our community. We believe that every individual can make a meaningful impact on others. Together, we can transform the world in a way that would make great leaders like Mahatma Gandhi proud.

-Initiatives

OVBI is engaging about 2500 full time youth leaders, college students in Voteathons and volunteers in Corporate across India in the Vote for a better India project. OVBI is raising funds to support all these initiatives.

OVBI organized Big ideas for a better India and invited several entrepreneurs and community leaders to solve some of the biggest problems India faces today.

OVBI organized and participated several events across US on Indian festivals, Indian parades, Republic day celebrations and instilled the feeling of patriotism and pride for the rich culture we inherited from our forefathers.

Top notch silicon valley NRI engineers are developing state of the art technology to speed up voter registration process. This technology is used to drive voter registrations in corporations thru our industry partners NASSCOM and FICCI.

Global educational and awareness series: The Google Hangouts – featuring social activists, national celebrities and prominent, well renowned leaders. Some of them are Kiran Bedi, Rajiv Malhotra, Khurshed Batliwala and Dinesh Ghodke M.R. Venkatesh and Darshak Hathi