Pratham USA, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was established in 1999 to support Pratham’s critical work in India. Its mission is to make significant contributions to Pratham’s goal of “Every Child in School and Learning Well” by raising awareness about the problem of illiteracy in India and by raising funds to support Pratham’s projects. It has a large and growing volunteer base, with active chapters in many places including New York, Houston, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Dallas-Fort Worth, Boston, Washington DC and North Carolina. PUSA has been supporting PDEI’s programme since 2002-03.
PUK was founded in 2003 by volunteers who wanted to help make a difference through educating children. As an overseas chapter of Pratham India, Pratham UK focuses on fundraising to support Pratham's work in India, whilst also maintaining the public awareness of the charity's work. Pratham UK works to engage the UK community by holding fundraising and awareness building events throughout the year. PUK has been supporting PDEI’s work since 2003-04.