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Apr

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Six New Libraries!

March was a great month for READ. We spent it doing what we do best: opening new libraries! Six new libraries to be exact. It was an eventful month as 29 new volunteers headed off to Mtwara, Ruvuma, Pwani and Lindi to provide 6 deserving schools with textbooks, fiction books and a beautiful place to […]

17
Jun

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All That Good Stuff

Welcome to our new website!

READ international has a fresh new website! Thanks to our great designers at All That Good Stuff for working with us to design and host the new site and building on the work started pro bono by Ash Gaming. It has been an ongoing project with limited capacity and budget for the project but we are […]

15
May

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Founders On the Up

Founders On the Up

On the Up is a project set up by READ co-founders – Nikki & Rob Wilson. In 2011 they travelled 8000 miles from Cape Town to Cairo visiting inspirational social entrepreneurs transforming Africa. Now back in the UK they are on a mission to share the stories of the people they met and inspire others […]

09
May

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156,649 books shipped to Tanzania!

156,649 books shipped to Tanzania!

Today we waved off our final shipping container full of good quality and highly relevant educational resources destined for the shores of East Africa! That’s 156,649 books going to the schools that need them most across Tanzania. .  

05
May

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Insights from an intern at READ HQ

Insights from an intern at READ HQ

“Working with READ has been full of fun, laughter, hard work, inspiration and a ‘BIG YELLOW’ sorting, boxing and container loading experience!” READ International intern Tim provides some insight on being an intern at READ HQ. I arrived back from Tanzania in the summer of 2011 with a great desire to provide educational resources to […]

13
Apr

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Warwick WBD booksale

Sabrina Sallis, Head of Fundraising – come on down!

I’m Sabrina, our Head of Fundraising and I’ve now been in post since December, which seems like ages ago, and I suppose it was. Hopefully I’ve made a bit of a mark on the office and the way we do fundraising here. My main focus has been corporate fundraising, which is my area of speciality. […]