Our mission is to ensure that every child receives the lifelong gift of education. With the help of the "Oprah Winfrey Show"® we can dream big and reach our goal of establishing 20,000 bilingual libraries by the year 2020.

You can help change the world by donating today. Every dollar donated equals one book donated — $100 dollars equals 100 books — and an opportunity to change the lives of some of the 770 million illiterate people in the world.

 

With your help, we can affect the lives of 10 million children by 2015.

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Schools Constructed 1,824
Libraries Established

16,821

Books Published 1029
Books Distributed 14,588,494 
Girls' Education Participants

28,111

Children Benefited 8.8 million

results updated quarterly

2012 Annual Report

Laying a Foundation for Literate Communities.
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