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Who We Are: Empowering People


The mission of Resilient Hearts is to empower people through sustainable development programs and long term partnerships. Let’s take it back to the beginning. Who are we? A group of people wanting to make a difference in the world by doing exactly

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Did I Ever Tell You How Lucky You Are? -Dr. Suess


You plop down on your bed after whatever you’ve been doing all day and grab your phone, but the internet won’t load for a whole 5 minutes. “Ugh! My life!! Why does everything suck?” Soon you’re on your laptop watching

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Once again, you’re super excited because you’re signed up and ready to go to India (you can sign up here if you haven’t already), but suddenly you’re looking over this website and it hits you… Where exactly are we going?

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Holi Festival of Colors


Remember when I said that there’s an amazing cultural experience waiting for you in India? If you’ve been lying awake at night imagining all of the Indian traditions that await you, I’ve got some great news for you: You don’t have to

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What are we doing in India?


You’ve finally decided. You’re going on a humanitarian trip abroad… to India with us! Of course, you tell all of your friends about this life-changing experience you’re going to have and then comes the question: “What are you doing in India?” And

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Fundraising Ideas


Fundraising! So you want to go on this big humanitarian trip to a country far away. You are so set on this decision, you’re making plans, telling everyone you’ll get them souvenirs, dreaming about serving the people, being exposed to the culture,

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A Path Appears: Equal and Unique


We have a new author on the blog! We are excited to introduce Alexis: Hi! I’m Alexis Yasuko Inouye. I’m currently a student at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah and always a California girl at heart. I love to learn

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Popular Tamil Phrases


In South India the main language is Tamil, although most people also know quite a bit of English. English is part of the school curriculum. Here’s some popular phrases you can practice to get ready to go! The kids love

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Happy International Volunteer Day


Happy International Volunteer Day! We just wanted to thank all volunteers past and present who have worked with us, we truly appreciate your commitment to the cause of bettering people’s lives. In the past 2 years of volunteering our volunteers

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Giving Tuesday


What is #givingtuesday ? It’s a global day dedicated to giving back. After Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday is a nice day to get back into the Holiday Mindset and remember what the season is truly about. Check out

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