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2024 Pratham New York City Gala

Friday, September 20, 2024
The Glasshouse
660 12th Ave, New York, NY 10019
Save the date for the 2024 Pratham New York City Gala!

2023 Pratham Fall Galas: A Season of Inspiration and Impact

Like the vibrant hues of autumn, Pratham USA’s 2023 Fall Galas were a season of inspiration and impact, bringing communities together through the shared mission of changing lives and transforming communities through learning for children and young people in India. Together, we raised funds to support the learning journeys of over 370,000 children!

The 2023 Pratham New York Gala was a night to remember! We were inspired by Siddhi’s story of transformation through Pratham’s Second Chance program and celebrated Pratham’s initiatives...
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CAMaL Ka Camp: Turning learning into an amazing adventure

Language and math skills are the magic keys that transform a child’s world to one of learning and possibility!
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Students at Jersey Jalwa put their best foot forward for Pratham

On April 9, 2022, students at The College of New Jersey hosted Jersey Jalwa – a Bollywood-fusion dance competition. The annual dance competition featured eight competing teams from across the country and four teams performing in exhibition, culminating in a fun-filled weekend for all the participants.

Washington University Chaahat, was awarded the top prize with NYU Dillagi in second place and University of Connecticut Surya rounding out the top 3. A key priority for the Jersey Jalwa organizers is giving back...
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Pratham selected to receive funding from Impact Challenge for Women & Girls

Pratham Education Foundation has been selected as one of the 34 initiatives worldwide to receive funding support from the Impact Challenge for Women and Girls.

The Impact Challenge for Women and Girls commits $25 million to fund organizations creating pathways to prosperity for women and girls. Over 7,800 applications were submitted by organizations from across the world and were reviewed by a panel of experts from several sectors, after which 34 initiatives were chosen.

Pratham will receive USD$1 million in...
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Pratham CEO Dr. Rukmini Banerji awarded the 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Development

Pratham CEO Dr. Rukmini Banerji has been awarded the 2021 Yidan Prize for Education Development – the world’s highest education accolade – for her work in improving learning outcomes.

The Yidan Prize is an inclusive education award that recognizes individuals or teams who have contributed significantly to the theory and practice of education. It consists of two prizes, working in harmony: the Yidan Prize for Education Research and the Yidan Prize for Education Development. Professor Eric A. Hanushek, Paul and Jean...
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Jignesh Patel

Executive Board
  • Meera Bhutta
  • Swapna Chandak
  • Deevana Palazzolo
  • Rohit Chopra
  • Sheru Chowdhry
  • Dinny Devitre
  • Vik Hebatpuria
  • Prashant (PJ) Juvekar
  • Aman Kapadia
  • Rohit Kapoor
  • Raman Kapur
  • Atul Khanna
  • Sameer Maru
  • Manjula Menon
  • Shivani Vohra
  • Shilpa Mullan
  • Rahul Mahajan
  • Deepak Raj
  • Brian Rebello
  • Shilpa Sanger
  • Gagan Singh
  • Manoj Singh


Rhea Sanger: Breaking the Mold

2019 Pratham LEADers Circle Event

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

Akshar’s Story: 3 R’s and an M