25
Jul

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RIDE FOR READ

RIDE FOR READ

  We’re 15 days away.  15 days from what? Prudential’s RideLondon! Just in case you’ve forgotten, RideLondon is a weekend of cycling events including a 100 mile ride from London to Surrey where cyclists ride and fundraise for different charities. So on Sunday, August 10th READ will have 6 cyclists riding a 100 miles and […]

16
Jul

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How does READ do it?

How does READ do it?

  Have you ever wondered how it all happens at READ?  Everybody knows that our wonderful volunteers refurbish the libraries, but have you ever wondered how does READ do all of it. How do they get funding for their programmes?  How do they decide what programmes to implement at what schools? How do they recruit, […]

10
Jul

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MEET THE VOLUNTEERS

  Say READ!    Yup those are our volunteers. Looking cheerful ( and a little silly)  the last day of volunteer training before they set out for their 3 weeks of painting, negotiating, sorting, referencing and the other million things they have to do.  We’re definitely grateful to have such a dedicated bunch. This summer we […]

04
Jul

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36 days. 10 days. 3 days.

36 days. 10 days. 3 days.

  We have a lot of things going on over here at READ International. I can hardly keep track of all of it! Where to begin? So first, 3 days until our amazing 25 volunteers come for training and 10 days until the library refurbishments actually start! It’s going to be a busy summer, but […]