Being an Intern

Being an Intern

This post was written by one of our wonderful interns, Jodee McKeon. Her time working with us has come to an end, and we are already missing her smile and energy in the office. Good luck with everything, Jodee!Jodee working at our Golf Tournament in JuneAs a UVU...

FCRA News Flash

As many of you know, India has cancelled licenses of many charities over the past two years. The government closely investigated all charities that were up for the renewal of their FCRA license (the license to bring in foreign funding for charitable purposes) to make...

Running with a Purpose

Michael Sauer is a native of Wenatchee, Washington. He recently graduated from Brigham Young University with a BS in Biochemistry and a minor in music. Michael is currently preparing for medical school. He went to India with Rising Star Outreach as a medical...

Ripples of Love

The tragedy we experienced at Rising Star last month was heartbreaking.  Little 12-year-old Varalakshmi drowned in the river behind her colony while she was at home on her summer break.  The students at Rising Star all enjoy spending their one month summer...