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We regularly update this section with the latest news from Project Literacy, our partners and the literacy field.

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Tips for fundraising
12 fundraising tips for nonprofits

If done well, charity events can be a great tool for nonprofit fundraising and building a positive reputation. If done poorly, events can be costly and time consuming. We asked Reading Partners, who host a variety of fundraising events in their local...

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Evoke Leaders for Literacy
EVOKE: A video game about global literacy

What is your superpower? Are you a deep collaborator, empathetic activist, creative visionary, or systems thinker? These are the superpowers young people in South Africa have been developing through the EVOKE: Leaders for Literacy program. The ini...

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Book Boost winners
Book Boost: Access for All Challenge Winners

When Pearson, as part of the Project Literacy campaign, joined forces with All Children Reading: A Grand Challenge for Development, we first considered which groups of people remained most impacted by barriers to literacy around the world. "We kne...

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How machine learning can support people with disabilities

As part of the Project Literacy Lab initiative we have been working with some of the world’s best social entrepreneurs who are dedicated to closing the global literacy gap by 2030. In order to showcase some of the great work the Lab entrepreneurs are...

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