• Giving through education
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    By Jayanthi Madhukar | Bangalore Mirror Bureau | Published: 7th December 2019 06:00 AM | Last Updated: 7th December 2019 06:00 AM Prabhu Goel uses his fortune to help bright scholars get a college education and transform their lives. Now this circle is growing bigger. Last year, at a Foundation For Education (FFE) gala dinner in the US, the man behind the EtherNet multiport network switch, Vinod Bhardwaj, stood in front of an audience. Having earned his millions – he sold his

  • Bengaluru-based NGO supports 18,500 students globally for higher education
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    By Akhila Damodaran | Express News Service Published: 19th December 2018 08:27 AM | Last Updated: 19th December 2018 08:27 AM   Shrilakshmi Bhat, daughter of a farmer in Udupi, was finding it difficult to fund her education. Although Shrilakshmi’s parents have only completed their primary education, they guided and provided her with her education. She secured 97.6 per cent in her class 10 and 96.6 per cent in her class 12 board exams. She secured a rank of 2,776

  • The Circle of Giving
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    Harshini Vakkalanka DECEMBER 18, 2018 16:53 IST UPDATED: DECEMBER 18, 2018 16:53 IS   The idea behind the FFE scholarships is that students will graduate, get their jobs, and take care of their families to bring about a transformation What makes an immunologist working on vaccine trials want to become a volunteer for awarding merit-cum-means scholarships? “The kind of satisfaction you get is unparalleled, I can’t imagine going back to the corporate world,” says Sudha Kidao, managing trustee of the