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TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Children Become Literate: Tell the UN To Put Technology on the Global Education Agenda
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, literacy, technology, tools, ethics, rights, world )

Cal
- 396 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
There are 740 million illiterate people in the world and 250 million children who lack basic reading and writing skills. Books are required for the development of these skills, yet 50% of schools in Africa have few or no books at all.
Sign Petition: Education Is the Pathway Out of Global Poverty
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, culture, children, rights, education, poverty, families, literacy, hope )

Tom
- 2770 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Target: President Obama. ONE and the Global Campaign for Education's The Big Read book is a volume of stories intended to foster literacy and inspire action on behalf of the 75 million children worldwide who are currently not in school.
Library-Group Event Raises $300,000 for Children's Literacy Programs
Society & Culture  (tags: children, books, literacy, education, child )


- 3335 days ago - azcentral.com
Private donations can turn good libraries into great libraries. That's one philosophy that drives the Phoenix Public Library Foundation, a non-profit group that raises money to fund library programs and events that tax money alone can't support.
   

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