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% 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% Success Rate

    Every school we’ve opened to date is fully operational and educating students daily.

Our Progress

SINCE 2009:



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

Education is the most powerful weapon 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