Issues we are focusing can be expressed by the acronym


  • Water, Waste/Sanitation
  • Education,Energy,Environment
  • Agriculture,Attitude,Administration
  • Livelihoods,Leadership
  • Technology,Trade,Transportation
  • Healthcare,Housing,Harmony


Member organizations are requested to inform us about the volunteering opportunities by writing us at: Individuals are requested to write about their volunteering interest and availability in the US and India. We will try to match you as much as possible. You can write us also at the above email. You should provide your name, location, contact information, bio and dates and times available to volunteer. We will be posting the opportunites and available volunteers on this page. You are welcome to visit this page as often as you can. Hope you will take advantage of this service. Opportunities: IDCA needs volunteers to serve on various committees. Time flexible-- 4-6 hours a week.
  • Education, Healthcare, Water, Healthcare, Livelihoods, Climate Change,Public Relations, Membership development, Program, Fundraising, conference organization, and Climate Change
  • IDCA needs a volunteer to help manage the website-4-hours a week. Flexible time.

"Let new India arise-let her arise out of the peasants' cottage, grasping the plough; out of the huts of fisherman,the cobbler, and the sweeper. Let her spring from the grocer's shop,from the oven of the fritter-seller." - Swami Vivekananda


  • Register for The 14th International Conference January 05 2018 Theme: Challenges and Opportunities to Mitigate Poverty and Climate Change in India Venue: Gujarat Vidhyapeeth, Ahmedabad
  • Here is a collection of photos of our activities on the field and past conferences. Click here to view
  • Check out latest updates on 'Adopt A Village' initiative Click here