Currently accepting submissions for its fourth and final round, Mahindra’s Spark The Rise initiative is an online platform for social innovators across India to connect, collaborate, and compete for monthly grants. Dasra, a company that works with entrepreneurs and philanthropists to develop structures for efficient resource allocation and sustainable impact, is an official partner with Mahindra for the Spark The Rise campaign.
Founded by a couple investment bankers seeking to apply private sector strategies to the nonprofit space, Dasra serves as a catalyst for social change by bringing together social entrepreneurs to network, exchange ideas, and share best business practices. As a partner of Spark The Rise, Dasra uses its experience working with entrepreneurs to serve a critical role in the campaign process. We connected with the Dasra team to learn more about what the experience has been like so far as a partner, and how Dasra’s mission fits in with that of Spark The Rise.
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