There are 773.5 million illiterate adults. Watch this inspiring video from Bhutan on creating a culture of reading:Watch the video
We're excited to share our 2013 Annual Report: Celebrating 2 million Villagers!Read the Report
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We are a non-profit organization working in rural Asia to build community library and resource centers (READ Centers) and seed small businesses. Our Centers offer programs in education, economic empowerment, technology, and women's empowerment. Learn more.