We Are Pencils of Promise

We’re a global community that believes everyone deserves
access to quality education. We’re reshaping the landscape
of education guided by our 100% PROMISE.
  • 100% Direct Giving

    Every dollar donated online goes directly to our programs to educate more children.

  • 100% Local Leadership

    All of our Country Directors are from the country they lead.

  • 100% Operational Integrity

    We have a proactive process to ensure every school we open is educating students.

Our Progress




250 Million Children Lack Basic Reading, Writing & Math Skills. 

Education is the most powerful tool we can use to change the world. Education reduces poverty, empowers women and helps prevent disease.

Our Solution

Through our programs in Ghana, Guatemala and Laos, we’re changing what a learning experience can be for a child anywhere in the world.

Become a Part of Something Bigger than Yourself

Together, we’re creating a future where all children have a chance to succeed.

Our Community