Holiday Wish List 2017
Make the holidays more meaningful this season with a gift that creates lasting change. A quality education provides India’s underprivileged children and youth with the means to escape a lifetime of illiteracy and poverty. Enjoy the heartwarming stories and holiday wishes below … then give with your heart.
What’s more, between now and December 31, every NEW donation to Pratham will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $75,000, so your gift will have double the impact.
GIVE WITH YOUR HEART, GIVE WITH CONFIDENCE
For seven straight years, Pratham USA has earned a four-star rating from Charity Navigator for our “sound fiscal management” and “commitment to accountability and transparency,” a distinction that places Pratham USA in the top 3% of 1.5 million American charities.
Donors can give with confidence knowing that over 91% of funds raised by Pratham USA go directly to support our programs in India.
OTHER WAYS TO GIVE
Whether it’s a direct donation or one of the avenues listed below, you have the power to change a child’s life. Doing it during the holiday season makes it that much sweeter.
Newman’s Own Foundation Holiday Challenge
Pratham is participating in the Newman’s Own Foundation Holiday Challenge. The organization that raises the most money will be awarded $150,000 in prize money. To count toward the challenge, donations need to be made at Crowdrise.com before 1:59 pm EST on January 3, 2018.
Make wishes come true and help us build momentum on social media. Use #PrathamWish to spread the word and advocate for quality education for India’s children.
When you shop at AmazonSmile and designate Pratham USA as your recipient, 0.5% of every purchase automatically goes toward educating underserved children. That’s giving made easy. Click and you’re done.
Join others on November 28 for this global day of giving that brings communities together to raise money for causes they care about. Make education your cause, and make an even bigger impact by sharing the reasons for your gift with the hashtag #GivingTuesday.
Matching Gift Programs
Many companies across the United States offer matching gift programs, which can double or even triple the impact of your donation. Contact your employer’s HR department to learn more about workplace giving options.
Combined Federal Campaign
Promote and support Pratham USA through the Combined Federal Campaign. Open to employees of the US Federal Government, the code to give to Pratham USA is #23849. Learn more.
World Bank Community Connections Campaign
The Community Connections Campaign (CCC) is the World Bank’s workplace giving program, running each year between November and December. Through the CCC, World Bank staff, consultants, and retirees can support donate to Pratham USA via the World Bank egive platform and the donation will be matched.