About Room to Read
Below is an overview of the projects we are supporting on the platform, their status as well status updates for projects that have been funded
Room to Read believes that World Change Starts with Educated Children. We envision a world where every child can reach his or her full potential thanks to education and be an active participant in society.
Our Literacy Program is designed to help every child become an independent reader.
Our Girls’ Education Program ensures that girls complete secondary school and have the skills to negotiate key life decisions.
Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in low-income communities by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Working in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments, we develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the relevant life skills to succeed in school and beyond.
Room to Read had its humble origins in Nepal, where we began bringing donated books to rural communities. Today, we are a global organization transforming the lives of millions of children in low-income countries by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Read more at https://www.roomtoread.org/our-history/#