Atlanta

Upcoming events

A Conversation with Chetan Bhagat

June 30, 2018 FROM 9:45 AM to 1:00 PM
Tadka Indian Restaurant
11105 State Bridge Rd Suite 200
Alpharetta, GA 30022
Pratham Atlanta invites you to meet celebrated Indian author and television personality Chetan Bhagat.


Pratham Atlanta Launches in Style!

On January 20, local supporters organized an official launch party for the Pratham Atlanta chapter at 26 Thai Kitchen & Bar in Buckhead. The mixer drew more than 200 literacy advocates from across the region. Guests had a chance to mingle with the local leadership and to hear about Pratham’s work from two individuals intimately acquainted with the organization: retired businessman and Pratham Ambassador Yogi Patel and Georgia Tech student Ashima Gauba, who spent a summer interning with Pratham in...
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Pratham Releases ASER 2017: Beyond Basics

On January 18, 2018, Pratham released the 12th Annual Status of Education Report (ASER). The comprehensive report examines the status of learning in rural communities, where most of the nation’s poor reside. In contrast to previous years, which have focused on children aged 3 to 16, this year’s report, called “Beyond Basics,” surveyed youth between the ages of 14 and 18. This age group is the first generation to have finished eight years of school since India’s Right to Education...
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Pratham Recognized by Stanford Social Innovation Review

The Stanford Social Innovation Review recently acknowledged Pratham in an article examining how India’s social innovators extend their reach.

In “The Denominator Mind-set for Scaling Social Change,” Soumitra Pandey, Rohit Menezes and Swati Ganeti put forth the premise that social change can be thought of in terms of a fraction. The authors explain that “the denominator represents the size of a given social need, while the numerator exemplifies what a given organization is currently accomplishing to reduce that need.”

The article cites...
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Leadership

President
Ketan Shah

Vice President
Sanjay Shah

Treasurer
Priyen Shah

Secretary
Tina Shah

Advisory Board
  • Jaymen Chavda
  • Anisa Daftari
  • Jagdish Sheth

Executive Board
  • Deepti Bhasin
  • Heena Chavda
  • Hiren Desai
  • Apurva Ghelani
  • Rina Ichaporria
  • Shilpa Jadwani
  • Neha Negandhi
  • Dipika Patel
  • Purvi Patel
  • Bhavesh Shah
  • Priyen Shah
  • Binita Vijay

Stories

Yogi Patel: Crusader for India's Children