Join Ankita in support of Pratham USA Readathon 2015 (New York Tri-State)
Every book I read helps educate a child in India
I am participating in Pratham USA Readathon 2015 because when I visited a Pratham center in Mumbai this summer I was very touched and impressed to see how enthusiastic the small children were to learn and to see the teachers dedication to teach these enthusiastic children. After my trip I knew in my heart that I wanted to do something for these children. Pratham is a not-for-profit organization that is educating millions of kids in India since it was founded in 1995. It is very well known and has won many international awards for its work in child literacy and education. Pratham USA raises funds and awareness in the US for this important cause. Please visit www.prathamusa.org for more information.
Pratham needs only $25 to educate one child for one whole year. I love to read because when I read, I can learn a lot, meet new people, discover new places, find new ideas, improve my vocabulary, use my imagination and never get bored! I am so happy that with your donation, my reading will help many other children. I am going to read 10 books. Please support my Readathon by making a donation to Pratham USA today.
Please view my speech and read the transcript about my visit to a Pratham Learning Center in Mumbai at the links below:
offline donation of $100 from its the season matching challenge funds.
Pratham USA - Every Child In School and Learning Well
Pratham is the largest not-for-profit organization providing quality education to underprivileged children in India. Pratham uses very low-cost and scalable methods and works in collaboration with the government, local communities, parents, teachers and volunteers across the country to educate millions of children every year. Pratham’s mission is “Every Child in School and Learning Well.”
Pratham USA, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a four-star rating (the highest possible) from Charity Navigator accepts tax deductible contributions from U.S. donors to help Pratham continue and expand its work for child literacy and education. For more information, visit www.prathamusa.org.