Room To Read Give the Gift of Knowledge

Who What When Where Why How:

Who? Girls!

What? To educate young girls in impoverished areas!

When? Now!

Where? Tanzania Zambia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Laos, Vietnam, and Cambodia!

Why? To make the world smarter place!

How? Through financial donations and the direct gift of books!

The Logistics

10 million children benifited world wide

Four Star Charity

4.2 million in-kind donations (books)

45.3 million in cash donations

84% of money goes directly towards the education of the children

18 millions books distributed

9,232 librarians trained

Donation Levels

$50 teaches a child to read and write for a year

$300 keeps a girl in school for a year

$1000 provides instruction materials for a classroom

$3000 keeps 10 girls in school for a year

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