Literacy Through Unity Week 2016

Delta Phi Omega is ecstatic to announce CARE India as the 2016 Literacy Through Unity Week beneficiary.  This year, we will be donating $8865.00 to the National beneficiary!  Funds raised this year will be used to support CARE India's many wonderful projects, especially the ones that focus on improving girls' education in underprivileged households.  To learn more about this organization, please visit our Supported Organizations page.

Or, visit the CARE India Education page for amazing accomplishments of this organization, and to donate now.

In our philanthropic efforts, we will hold our annual "Literacy Through Unity" week dedicated to raise awareness about children's education and literacy, as well as raise funds through a week of events in February/March at each chapter or colony at their respective universities and cities. Over the past years, we have been able to raise over $83,000. The funds we raise will be given to local charitable organizations affiliated with each corresponding chapter or colony, as well as to our national Literacy Through Unity Week beneficiary.


Literacy Through Unity Week 2015

Delta Phi Omega is proud to announce Pratham as the 2015 Literacy Through Unity Week beneficiary. Funds raised this year will be put towards Pratham's Second Change Program. To learn more about this organization, please visit our Supported Organizations page.

  • Pratham's Second Chance Program: A program of the Pratham Open School of Education,Second Chance lends educational support to adolescent girls and women to assit them in completing their secondary education and earning their diplomas.
  • The Second Chance programme was started in 2011 to give dropout students, especially girls, a chance to complete their Secondary School education and acquire the skills necessary for employment. It is a 15 month programme that targets young girls and women between the age of 16-25 years who have dropped out of school and helps them pass their Secondary School Examination. 
  • Aims to raise awareness about educating girls and women so that they can break the regressive barriers of caste and religion
  • For more information on Pratham's Second Chance Program Visit: http://www.pratham.org/programmes/second-chance

In our philanthropic efforts, we will be holding our annual "Literacy Through Unity" week dedicated to raise awareness about children's education and literacy, as well as raising monetary funds through a week of events in February 2015 by each chapter or colony at their respective universities and cities. Over the past years, we have been able to raise over $75,000. The funds we raise will be given to local charitable organizations affiliated with each corresponding chapter or colony, as well as to our national Literacy Through Unity Week beneficiary.