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Freedom From Illiteracy

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BENEFITING: PRATHAM USA

ORGANIZER: PRATHAM USA

EVENT: Freedom From Illiteracy!

Sundar K

THE STORY:

PRATHAM USA wrote -

We are Pratham, India's leading NGO dedicated to eradicating child illiteracy, and we need your help. This Fourth of July, we launched a six-week campaign to establish 2,000 lending libraries in villages across India. A donation of $100 provides 200-250 books, story cards and other materials to make a library a reality.

 

Our goal is to raise $200,000! If we can raise $100,000 by August 15 (India's Independence Day) we can unlock an additional $100,000 in match monies from an anonymous donor.

 

A LITTLE BACKGROUND...

Recognizing that illiteracy and poverty are intrinsically linked, Pratham uses education to open the door to opportunity and empower communities. Our programs are making an impact - 80% of children who attend a Pratham learning camp can read fluently by the end of the 40-day session. We want to keep this momentum going. In the villages where we work, books are rare to non-existent. Pratham can offer one rural community sustained access to books for a modest $100.

 

ADDED BONUS...

Every donation will receive a dollar for dollar match. That means a donation of $100 can establish not ONE but TWO libraries.

 

SO JOIN US IN SPREADING FREEDOM FROM ILLITERACY!

Together we can break the cycle of illiteracy and poverty one child at a time. Because from educated youth come prosperous communities.

The Team: $63,968 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

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Fundraiser Title

PRATHAM USA

Amount Raised

$36,459

 

36% Raised of $100,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Shyam Dua

Amount Raised

$7,978

 

160% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Pratham New York Chapter

Amount Raised

$6,650

 

665% Raised of $1,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Nipun Jasuja

Amount Raised

$3,105

 

124% Raised of $2,500 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Dave Saxena

Amount Raised

$2,500

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Bipin Patil

Amount Raised

$2,402

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Deepti Kannan

Amount Raised

$1,245

 

25% Raised of $5,000 Goal

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Yogi Patel

Amount Raised

$1,150

 

12% Raised of $10,000 Goal

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