Pratham Houston Annual Gala
Saturday, April 20, 2019, 5:30 p.m. at Hilton Americas with Bollywood actor, Anil Kapoor.
In 2019 the organization is excited to celebrate 20 years of Pratham USA and have the privilege to honor Mr. Vijay Goradia, founder of Pratham USA at the annual Gala for his dedication, commitment, and hard work to start and grow such a strong organization and help millions of children and youth in India.
Pratham’s Houston Gala is the premier fundraising event with approximately 1,000 prominent philanthropists, corporate executives and members of the community in attendance. Out of the approximately $30 million dollars they raise annually worldwide, over half is raised in the US, and the Houston chapter is one of the single largest contributor of this fund raise.
Good governance and fiscal responsibility is at the heart of Pratham’s business model. Over 92% of funds raised go directly to support our programs in India. In addition, Pratham USA has received a 4-star rating (the highest possible) from Charity Navigator for seven consecutive years, placing us in the top 3% of American charities. To learn more about Pratham visit at www.prathamusa.org.