Elon University Visits CRHP: Experiential Course

Twice a year, CRHP hosts students from the Elon University in North Carolina for a three-week long course. During this course, the students are exposed to all CRHP programs. Below is part of a write up done by an Elon student regarding her most meaningful experience at CRHP. Written by Emily Thomas I came to CRHP with... Continue Reading →

The Adolescent Boys Program: Forging Future Community Leaders

Written by: Brad McFarland “If we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.”                   -Mahatma Gandhi CRHP is thrilled to announce that the Adolescent Boys Program... Continue Reading →

When you give, I can give…

Giving Tuesday, December 2, 2014, is a global day dedicated to celebrating generosity and giving back. This year, CRHP wants to connect our donors, staff, and volunteers for Giving Tuesday by highlighting the impact our dedicated team is having on their community, thanks to your ongoing and generous support over the past years. If you are... Continue Reading →

Staff Profile: The Story of Meena

Written by Emily Foltz Meena is finishing her 10th year as head teacher in charge of CRHP’s Joyful Learning Preschool. As she walks through the local slum, Indiranagar, she kindly and confidently checks in on families; her presence is felt and respected by everyone who meets her. Meena’s dedication to the school, the students, and... Continue Reading →

Staff profile: An Interview with Surekha!

This interview was conducted with Surekha, a valued staff member and inspirational figure at CRHP! What is your educational background? I obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in zoology (with honors) from Karjat College and another MsC in entomology from Ahmednagar College. What were your initial responsibilities? I joined CRHP in 2011 as a social... Continue Reading →

New Science Center Courses!

By: Martin Kamela After a short break for the end of school year exams, the CRHP Science Center is buzzing with activity once again, as the summer enrichment courses for 10th-12th grade students have begun. The goal of the CRHP Science Center is to promote inquiry-based, hands-on learning. This complements what students experience in school,... Continue Reading →

CRHP 2013 Year-in-Review

The year 2013 has officially come to a close. Before moving full speed into the new year, it is important to reflect back on the successes of the past year.  Here are some of the 2013 highlights from the Comprehensive Rural Health Project: Training The way that CRHP scales-up is through training; in the past, CRHP... Continue Reading →

The CRHP Science Center

This past month, we celebrated the grand opening of the CRHP Science Center. Martin Kamela, a physics professor from Elon University who is on a sabbatical at CRHP for the year, reflects on the partnerships that led to the founding of the Science Center and the potential it holds for the future. A new initiative... Continue Reading →

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