The Nishanth Full Circle Learning Academy in Chennai, India was founded after EHG experienced the tragic loss of a beloved colleague in 2004. As tribute to his memory the Academy was built in his hometown of Chennai, India and served as the inception of the EHG Fund. Today, the Nishanth Full Circle Learning Academy sponsors many community-building activities, including global projects on poverty, peace, religious tolerance and clean water. Further, the Acedemy offers primary education to young children who cannot afford expensive private schools and focuses on enhancing basic skills training with activities that imbue a sense of purpose and reinforce universal values.