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About Us

PURE, People for Urban and Rural Education, is a not for profit organization founded in year 2016 to bring educational and livelihood opportunities closer to the economically disadvantaged children, at-risk youth and special populations.

We at PURE …
- strive to address the insufficiencies in disadvantaged rural and urban schools, children’s shelters and special need centers.
- diligently work to facilitate sustainable empowerment through education with complete transparency and accountability to the sponsors.
- aim to empower special populations through education and gifts of mobility, reaffirming our belief in quality life for all.
- aspire to bring students from diverse socio-economic and geographical backgrounds together for a better tomorrow.

PURE is built on four pillars – TeamPURE, PUREGurus, PUREVolunteers and PURESponsors

Who We Are

Like minded friends who strongly believe in quality education and life for all PURE is run completely on a volunteer basis - 350 volunteers and counting

Where We Are

Currently working in five countries - USA , India , Ethiopia , Nepal & Uganda 22 chapters in USA and 3 chapters in India

What We Do

Focused on Education, Girl child, Orphaned, Rescued, Street, Special needs kids and Underprivileged Students 100K children and 500 schools benefited

PURE is a 501(c)(3) US Federal Tax Exempt Non-Profit. EIN#: 81-2726747

PURE is a 80G Tax Exempt organization registered in India # 125/2016


Vice Chair and Managing Director info@pureonline.org

Founder & Chief Executive Officer shyla@pureonline.org

Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer archana@pureonline.org

Chief Operating Officer deepa@pureonline.org

Chief Program Officer hema@pureonline.org

Chief Financial Officer bhanu@pureonline.org

Volunteer Directors

Mahendar Aenepalli

Youth Operations

Sri Anika


Yasoda Daruri

Youth Compliance

Sharmila Gaddipati


Manoj Mannava


Rani Neelisetty

Youth Communications

Radhika Pennepalli


Sirisha Pogaku

Youth Regional Lead

Gautami Sonty


Bharathi Vallabhaneni

Special Assistance

Aparna Vanguri


Priya Vanka


Rajani Vemuri

Youth Volunteer Affairs