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Pragya Academy annual convocation to be held in Hyderabad on Thursday

Hyderabad, May 29 (UNI) The annual convocation ceremony for the Pragya Academy summer Programme, being organised by Pravaha Foundation, for underprivileged children will be held at T-Hub here on Thursday.
The event will be graced by senior leadership from the renowned NGO Sattva; Vishnu Agnihotri, CEO and Program lead of Genwise; Instructors from IIT Madras and ISI apart from key members of the Mytrah Board of Directors, Pravaha foundation said in a release here on Wednesday.
The event will 30 gifted children from across the country will showcase their work and creations from the camp, and the speakers will reflect on the experience.
Pravaha Foundation is the brainchild of serial entrepreneur and debutante author Ravi Kailas, Chairman of the Board of Mytrah Group.
In his book 'Myth of the Entrepreneur', he discusses the role of the entrepreneur in creating value in the society.
An offshoot of his thinking, Pravaha Foundation aims to transform philanthropy in India by focusing on multi-lateral collaboration in education, sanitation and sports across India.
The Foundation has started operations in September 2018 in Hyderabad with its first project in the field of Gifted and Talented education in India.
As part of this project, Pravaha is organising a summer camp for gifted children at the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad, from May 18 to 31.
Our partners for the camp include some of the premier organisations in the field, including Jnana Prabodhini Institute of Psychology (Gifted research and identification), Sattva Consulting (Social Development), Genwise Talent (Curriculum and pedagogy), and IIIT.
We reached out to over 1000 children across the country, through 8 NGO partners, and 30 were selected to attend the camp based on their gift.
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