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Upcoming events

2023 Pratham NYC Gala

Friday, September 29, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. ET
Cipriani Wall Street
55 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005
Please join us at the 2023 Pratham NYC Gala, an incredible event dedicated to changing lives and transforming communities through learning. The evening’s entertainment will be provided by Salim–Sulaiman, the world-renowned musical duo. The keynote address will be given by Indra Nooyi, former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo and New York Times bestselling author of My Life in Full: Work, Family and Our Future.

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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Entrepreneurs Neha Desai Shah and Rattan Khosa Join Pratham USA Board

Pratham USA is pleased to announce the appointment of Neha Desai Shah and Rattan Khosa to its US board of directors. The two entrepreneurs will add to the diversity of experience of the already accomplished group.

Neha is president and co-founder of GEP, a global provider of strategy, software, and managed services to enterprise supply chain management and procurement at Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies. A graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, she is passionate about...
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Rahul Mahajan

Executive Board
  • Paras Bhayani
  • Meera Bhutta
  • Swapna Chandak
  • Alpesh Chokshi
  • Rohit Chopra
  • Sheru Chowdhry
  • Dinyar Devitre
  • Vik Hebatpuria
  • Sheila Hooda
  • Prashant (PJ) Juvekar
  • Aman Kapadia
  • Rohit Kapoor
  • Raman Kapur
  • Atul Khanna
  • Kavita Mahtani
  • Sameer Maru
  • Manjula Menon
  • Anjna Motwani
  • Shilpa Mullan
  • Jignesh Patel
  • Deepak Raj
  • Brian Rebello
  • Shilpa Sanger
  • Anand Sanwal
  • 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