We're hiring! Are you a marketing guru? Does copyediting make your heart skip a beat? Do you just really like the color yellow? If you answered yes to a majority of the questions above, you may be a fit! We're looking for a Marketing Coordinator to join our team in New York City. Check out the link below to learn more about this position (and more!).
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Did you know that 88% of students in our WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) schools in Ghana report drinking water from clean sources, 52% greater than before? We think this is a big reason to smile today - teeth or no teeth! Check out more stats like this one in our 2015-2016 Ghana Impact Progress Report here: [ Attach.io Link ]
Did you know that 88 of students in our WASH Water Sanitation

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We're constantly blown away by the amazing people who make up our PoP Family. Brittany Weeden is one of those exceptional individuals who helps make our impact possible for students across the globe. She recently traveled with our team to Guatemala on a #PoPFieldTrip, continuing her role as an Advisory Board member. Check out her moving reflection on the trip. [ Medium.com Link ]
Were constantly blown away by the amazing people who make up our

The Next 3 Years: What Family Means to Me – Notes from the Field

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Susan Marie
Want to see your impact in Ghana? We just released our Ghana Impact Progress Report which delivers a detailed look at how our programs performed during the 2015-2016 academic year.

View it here: [ Attach.io Link ]
Want to see your impact in Ghana We just released our Ghana
Proud to celebrate the strong and brilliant women (and girls) in our PoP Family and in our classrooms fighting for the change they believe in every single day. Thank you for redefining what it means to be a leader - our world is a better place because of you. #InternationalWomensDay #SheInspiresMe
Proud to celebrate the strong and brilliant women and girls in our
Today, we're proud to let you know that, since our founding in 2009, we've broken ground on our 400th school! Yes, 400.

Today, we also remember the woman who helped inspire a dream of building one school, which inspired a movement for global education. Today, we dedicate our 400th school in loving memory of our Founder Adam Braun's grandmother, Eva β€œMa” Braun, who passed away in November...
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Connie Mendolia
Guillaume C Claude
This is what transparency looks like. Our Q4 Quarterly Transparency Report is live and it’s filled with lots of highlights from the last months of 2016 including: our Teacher Support expansion in Laos, our Girls Reading Clubs in Guatemala and our largest single gift ever! [ Attach.io Link ]
This is what transparency looks like Our Q4 Quarterly Transparency Report is
We like to think outside the box. At PoP, innovation in the classroom comes from innovative supporters. Huge thanks to Timothy Sykes for funding 20 full schools and PoP's Innovation Pipeline. We're so grateful. Together, we're making education possible for kids across the globe and unlocking bright futures.
We like to think outside the box At PoP innovation in the
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Borhane Mzita
We just launched our first-ever Birthday Campaign! This year, we're inviting supporters to give just one dayβ€”their birthdayβ€”to better the lives of kids across the globe. Want to celebrate your birthday with PoP in 2017?

Pledge your birthday today: [ Pencilsofpromise.org Link ]
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Douglas S Stewart
Sheryl Samuels Greenfield
TODAY a generous donor is matching all donations to our #SeasonofPromise campaign (up to $75K). Double your impact today! [ Bit.ly Link ] ✨✏
TODAY a generous donor is matching all donations to our SeasonofPromise campaign
Leave a little joy wherever you go. #SeasonofPromise
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Check out our 2016 PoP Gala! Thank you to all who attended and made this night so special. $1.5 million later, we're looking forward to providing thousands of new students with access to quality education. Until next year!
- PoP.

Thanks to Chi-Chi Agbim and Amy Pinard for taking part in capturing the night!
Check out our 2016 PoP Gala Thank you to all who attended
These 3 middle schools students have almost built an entire school on their own, with no signs of slowing down. Read their inspiring story and help them reach their $50,000 goal!
These 3 middle schools students have almost built an entire school on

Meet Sophia, Owen and Marshall: the middle school rockstars raising $50k for education – Best in Class: Featured Campaigners

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Rachel Benson
Denis Eliezer Roso Reyes
Today is a big day for a better tomorrow. This #GivingTuesday, help us build 25 new schools in Ghana, Guatemala, and Laos.
Today is a big day for a better tomorrow This GivingTuesday help

Pencils of Promise - Season of Promise 2016

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Shopping online today? Our friends over at GivingAssistant have a cash back system linked to over 2,000 stores! The more cash back you earn, the more you can give back to Pencils of Promise. Plus, shop through Giving Assistant up until tomorrow and your cash back will be doubled (which means double your support for PoP). Shop for the holidays or for everyday items and you'll be building...
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Shopping online today Our friends over at GivingAssistant have a cash back

Shop. Earn. Change the World.

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CommonBond Co is a leading online student lender providing lower rates to their members and the first "1-for-1" company in finance: for every degree financed on its platform, it funds the education of a child in need. That's something we can easily get behind, and for the past few years, we've been lucky enough to partner with them on funding educational opportunities in Ghana. CommonBond CEO...
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CommonBond Co is a leading online student lender providing lower rates to

My second visit to Ghana: a lesson in gratitude – Notes from the Field

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Check out Pencils of Promise’s Impact Manager, Ali Jones, talking about our programmatic work in the latest episode of Charity Chats! Thanks, Charity Charge, for highlighting our work and for supporting PoP. Be on the lookout for part 2 of the episode next month!
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Candace Teran
Today we proudly launch #SeasonofPromise. If you have been with us for a while, you'll recognize this campaign. If you're new, Season of Promise is our holiday campaign designed to celebrate education and fund a crazy number of schools by the end of the year.

This year, that crazy number is 25. It's ambitious, but we believe now more than ever that education has the power to change the...
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Today we proudly launch SeasonofPromise If you have been with us for

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