About Us

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

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

Globe

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

What We Do

Education

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

Team PURE

Sandhya

Sandhya Gollamudi

Vice Chair and Managing Director
info@pureonline.org

Shyla

Shyla Talluri

Founder & Chief Executive Office
shyla@pureonline.org

Archana

Archana Purini

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

Deepa

Deepa Kamalakara

Chief Operating Officer
deepa@pureonline.org

Hema

Hema Kanthamneni

Chief Program Officer
hema@pureonline.org

Bhanu

Bhanu Vallabhaneni

Chief Financial Officer
bhanu@pureonline.org

 

Volunteer Directors

madhavi

Madhavi Adimula
Horizons

Mahender

Mahendar Aenepalli
Youth Operations

Kalyani

Kalyani Anaparthi
Horizons

SriAnika

Sri Anika
Abhyasa

Yasodha

Yasoda Daruri
Youth Compliance

Sharmila

Sharmila Gaddipati
Schools

Manoj

Manoj Mannava
Sponsorships

Aparna

Rani Neelisetty
Youth Communications

Radhika

Radhika Pennepalli
Compliance

Sireesha_Pogaku

Sirisha Pogaku
Youth Regional Lead

Asha_Puranam

Asha Puranam
Abhyasa

Usha_Puranam

Usha Puranam
Abhyasa

Gautami

Gautami Sonty
Femme

bharathi

Bharathi Vallabhaneni
Special Assistance

AparnaV

Aparna Vanguri
Femme

Priya_Akula

Priya Vanka
Abhyasa

Rajani

Rajani Vemuri
Youth Volunteer Affairs