Happy Holidays

HAPPY HOLIDAYS!   Happy Holidays! Happy Holidays from Tribe Rising India! This has been a banner year for our program in Gurap! We dedicated the first girls’ dormitory and began building the first high school explicitly dedicated to Santal students on a substantial plot of new land the school now owns. And St Xavier’s Gurap […]

Giving Tuesday 2023

Giving Tuesday 2023 Giving Tuesday 2023 “There is really no such thing as the voiceless. There are only the deliberately silenced, or the preferably unheard.”– Arundhati Roy, author, The God of Small Things   What are these little faces thinking? What do they want to say? How do these budding photographers* see the world? For […]

Giving Tuesday Almost Here

Giving Tuesday Almost Here Giving Tuesday Almost Here The beauty of Giving Tuesday is that donors can be assured that every organization is a valid 501c3 which is making a difference in communities in your neighborhood or, like Tribe Rising India, in places around the world with names you may have never heard before. As […]

Thank You!

THANK YOU! Thank You! A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words What a fun night! Thanks to everyone who joined us at the Corinthian Yacht Club last Saturday night for Tribe Rising India’s 2023 Fundraising Gala. And thanks to everyone who supported the online auction too. Because of the generosity of all our donors and […]

Standing Together

Standing Together Standing Together Over the years, we have not been able to say enough about the solidarity that exists between the Gurap students.These kids know one another, learn from one another, defer to the expert, teach the amateur, face difficulties as a team, and celebrate one another’s successes. Instead of competition, they model the […]

Celebrating Learning Success!

Celebrating Learning Success! Celebrating Learning Success! St Xavier Gurap Exams Show that Students are ready for High School! The photos above show top students being awarded luxury pens as proud teachers and a packed house of parents look on! Last Saturday when parents arrived to pick up their children for vacation, there was a school-wide celebration […]

Interview with Adam Samuelian of Whiteboard

INTERVIEW: Adam Samuelian of Whiteboard Thank you so much to our Tribe Rising sponsor, Adam Samuelian from Whiteboard, for participating in this interview! What impels you to support Tribe Rising? And why should other people care about what Tribe Rising is doing? Borrowing a couple “agreements” from a recent book. “Be impeccable with your word. […]

Fr. James Arjen Tete, New Provincial of Calcutta Province

Fr. James Arjen Tete, New Provincial of Calcutta Province Congrats to Fr. Arjen Tete, the new Provincial of the Calcutta Province! Tribe Rising India would like to congratulate Fr. James Arjen Tete, S.J., who has been appointed the new Provincial of the Calcutta Province. Fr. Arjen Tete was born in June 1967 and entered the Society of […]

Fun, Friendship, and Thanks!

FUN, FRIENDSHIP, AND THANKS! Fun, Friendship, and Thanks! Gurap students reaching for the stars On August 23, India became the fourth country in the world to land a spacecraft on the moon. In July, India “officially” surpassed China as the most populated country in the world. Sometimes the stars just align and the time is […]

Interview with Ashley Hurd

INTERVIEW: ASHLEY HURD Interview: Ashley Hurd! Thank you so much to our Ambassador of Hope Ashley Hurd, President of Eventful, for participating in this interview! What impels you to support Tribe Rising? And why should other people care about what Tribe Rising is doing? I believe all kids no matter their birthplace deserve a chance […]