New York Tri-State

Upcoming events

2018 United Airlines NYC Half

Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 7:30 AM
New York City
Prospect Park to Central Park
Pratham is proud to participate in the 2018 United Airlines NYC Half marathon.


New York Gala Raises Over $3.8 Million To Eradicate Child Illiteracy In India

The New York Tri-State annual Gala was held on Friday, September 15, 2017 at Cipriani Wall Street. The event, which was attended by approximately 600 influential leaders from the business and Indian-American communities, raised over $3.8 million for Pratham programs.

Guests were entertained by writer, comedian and Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj, who delivered a rousing 20-minute set.
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NY Tri-State Young Professionals Host a Special Happy Hour

On the evening of April 11, the Pratham NY Tri-State Young Professionals hosted a special happy hour at Stitch Bar and Lounge. Attendees had an opportunity to network, learn more about Pratham and meet program staff from India. But the highlight of the evening was an interview with Sanjana Das, a graduate of Pratham’s vocational training program.
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Pratham Receives CA Technologies Grant to Support Science and Girls' Education Programs

We are pleased to announce that New York-based multinational software corporation CA Technologies has awarded Pratham a $100,000 grant. The contribution will help more than 15,000 rural, low-income children served by Pratham through
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NY Tri-State Gala Raises Over $2.6 Million To Eradicate Child Illiteracy In India

Pratham hosted our annual New York Tri-State gala Friday, September 16 at the incomparable Waldorf Astoria. The event, which was attended by approximately 600 guests, raised over $2.6 million for our innovative and award-winning educational programs.

Our programs resonated deeply with the night’s keynote speaker, Nikki R. Haley, Governor of South Carolina, who engaged the crowd with her personal story about growing up as an Indian immigrant in the deep South. She also drew attention to the...
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Investing in India: Opportunities and Challenges

India has significant inroads to make in the areas of infrastructure, political reform and energy production if it wants to reach its full economic potential and attract foreign investment, but at the heart of this must also be a focus on sufficiently educating its young people.

This was the message from speakers at a panel discussion — titled “Investing in India: Opportunities and Challenges”
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Leadership

President
Gagan Singh

Executive Board
  • Murli Buluswar
  • Satish Cherwoo
  • Alpesh Chokshi
  • Rohit Chopra
  • Sheru Chowdhry
  • Dinyar Devitre
  • Vik Hebatpuria
  • Sheila Hooda
  • Alpa Inamdar
  • Rohit Kapoor
  • Raman Kapur
  • Atul Khanna
  • Jaideep Khanna
  • Gail Khosla
  • Sunil Kumar
  • Rahul Mahajan
  • Kavita Mahtani
  • Manjula Menon
  • Anjna Motwani
  • Xerxes Mullan
  • Jignesh Patel
  • Deepak Raj
  • Arvind Sanger
  • Adarsh Sarma
  • Kumar Shah
  • Sharath Sharma
  • Manoj Singh

Stories

Parth’s and Sarina’s Story: Gaining Perspective and Bringing About Change

Akshar’s Story: 3 R’s and an M