What is GivingTuesday and how can I help?

What is GivingTuesday and how can I help?

Sharing Gratitude, Gifting Hope   After all the hype of shopping around Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, it can be easy to feel a bit disconnected from what life is really all about. Sometimes the best way to show gratitude and the love we have...
A taste of India: Paratha

A taste of India: Paratha

Paratha is a staple food in North India. This recipe comes from the home of Ms. Sounthara Jeyaraj, Rising Star Outreach’s Accounts Assistant in India. She loves cooking and makes a lot of North Indian dishes. The time she spends cooking those dishes helps her...
Driving out the stigma of leprosy

Driving out the stigma of leprosy

Monday mornings are infamous for being slow and dreaded, but the Monday morning of our golf tournament couldn’t have been any more different. Seeing the bright smiles of new friends and the familiar faces of old friends was the perfect start to the day. We are...
Taking leprosy awareness on the open road

Taking leprosy awareness on the open road

Vaishak’s belief in Rising Star Outreach’s mission is taking him and his 1965 Czech Jawa motorcycle named Trust on a 50-day journey across four countries. He first learned about Rising Star Outreach from the Marriott resort in Goa, where he worked as an intern back in...