Class of 2012 resume

Periclean Scholars Class of 2012

India / / mentor: Dr. Martin Kamela

[Note:  This resume was produced for the 2012’s graduation dinner celebration and thus does not include accomplishments which came to fruition after graduation.  Most prominently these include the completion of the documentary “Health for All” and the Izmir-Elon-CRHP partnership that culminated in the building of the $100,000 “Izmir Training Centre” on the CHRP campus competed August, 2013.]


  • Comprehensive Rural Health Project, Jamkhed (CRHP) — since 2010
  • Burlington Housing Authority (BHA) — since 2010
  • SOSVA Training and Promotion Institute, Pune (STAPI) — since 2011
  • Swasth India, Mumbai— since 2012
  • Centre for Advancement of Philanthropy, Mumbai— since 2011
  • American Center, Mumbai— since 2011
  • Tesseract Consulting, Trivandrum— since 2009
  • Elon Volunteers! Program and the Kernodle Center for Community Engagement, since 2011


  • Co-organized the CSR-Nonprofit Summit in January 2012, with CRHP and STAPI
  • Helped to restart the Adolescent Girls Program at CRHP in 2010
  • Worked with BHA in support of the Dream Girls Program, an after school enrichment and support program for teens
  • Set up the legacy program: Elon Postgraduate Fellowship at CRHP, which annually supports an Elon University graduate to spend a year learning from and working with CRHP
  • Helped start the Periclean Foundation
  • Organized two India Week events on campus in spring 2010 and in fall 2011
  • Brought Pericleans-in-residence to campus:
    • Consultants Divya and Sankar Krishnan, author and journalist Edward Luce, authors Ronken and Rolf Lynton, nonprofit project manager Smisha Agarwal, social business entrepreneur Sundeep Kapila.
    • Developed sustainability plans for supporting the Dream Girls Program at BHA, with EV! and the Kernodle Center.
    • Supported the Periclean Scholars Program through development of manuals and mentoring of underclassmen


  • $10,000 to sponsor the Adolescent Girls Program at CRHP
  • $9,000 toward Haiti earthquake relief effort
  • $9,000 toward CSR-Nonprofit Summit in Pune
  • $12,000 toward Elon Postgraduate Fellowship at CRHP



  • $5,000 Fund for Excellence in the Arts and Sciences, used for India Week in Spring 2010 and for hosting the Divya and Sankar Krishnan as Pericleans in Residence
  • $28,500 Carole and Doug Bruns Endowment for International Service Learning, allowed 11 Periclean Scholars to spend time at CRHP in the summer of 2010
  • $1500 Community Partnership Initiative Grant in support of CSR-Nonprofit Summit
  • $1,000 Student Government Association Discretionary Funds in support of class travel to India
  • $4,000 for the creation of the Health for All documentary, raised through Kickstarter
  • Support from the Periclean Scholars Program for site visits, conference travel, and class project.



  • CSR-Nonprofit Summit (10 students), January 2012 (Periclean-run conference)
  • Clinton Global Initiative University (6 students), spring 2010
  • Debating for Democracy (2 students), spring 2011
  • Switch Point Conference (3 students), spring 2012
  • Nonprofit Board/Governance (1 students), spring 2012
  • Spring University Research Forum (3 students), spring 2012



  • Health for All documentary, in post-production
  • Produced a video for the Leaders of the 21st century event
  • Produced three “elevator speeches” – first place winner in 2011
  • Helped write Edwin Toone’s Portraits of Change: A Closer Look at the People of CRHP
  • First place winner in the Human Trafficking Week awareness video contest
  • Co-edited & redesigned the Periclean Scholars Newsletter
  • Created a series of interview videos with the director of CRHP, Ravi Arole
  • Made a travel video highlighting the 2010 winter term India science and education course with Dr. Kamela



  • Thirteen class members completed internships at CRHP in 2010
  • Zombie Walk fundraiser, supporting BHA at the Holly Hill Mall, fall 2011
  • Numerous profit shares throughout North Carolina & multiple in hometowns
  • Multiple academic research projects, including speeches, presentations, and papers
  • Dance for Haiti event for aid of the 2010 earthquake
  • Created a manual for hosting Periclean 5K races, for fundraising use by other classes


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