Pratham Featured in SSIR: Earning the Right to Scale
Apr 04, 2018
In an informative article that appeared in the recent issue of Stanford Social Innovation Review (SSIR), authors William F. Meehan III and Kim Starkey Jonker discuss the difficulties many nonprofits face when attempting to scale up, and the qualities necessary for an organization to expand its impact successfully.
“Earning the Right...
Pradeep Singh and Riaz Valani Join the Pratham USA Board of Directors
Mar 20, 2018
Pratham USA is delighted to announce the appointment of two new members to our Board of Directors: Pradeep Singh, executive chairman of Aditi Technologies, and Riaz Valani, general partner at Global Asset Capital. In addition to the strong leadership experience these two executives bring with them, they add regional diversity...
Pratham Releases ASER 2017: Beyond Basics
Jan 19, 2018
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...
Pratham USA Wins Newman's Own Foundation Holiday Challenge
Jan 12, 2018
Thank you to everyone who supported us!
Pratham USA is the winner of the Newman’s Own Foundation Holiday Challenge. Your generosity helped us raise over $900,000, and as a result, we will receive an additional $197,500 in prize money from the Newman’s Own Foundation to support Pratham education programs across India.
Pratham Recognized by Stanford Social Innovation Review
Oct 11, 2017
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...
Pratham USA Earns Seventh Consecutive Charity Navigator Four-Star Rating
Jun 08, 2017
Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator, has awarded Pratham USA a seventh consecutive four-star rating.
The core components that define the ranking—financial health and accountability and transparency—are determined by 24 metrics focusing on governance and ethical practices. Pratham USA obtained an overall score of 96.46, having spent the majority of our...