The Frances and Henry Riecken Foundation, Inc.

We offer Central Americans hope and the opportunity to overcome poverty by promoting democracy and prosperity through community libraries that spark a spirit of discovery and foster citizen participation.

Raul getting his first look at a tablet.

Raul getting his first look at a tablet.
Photo from Progress Report 'Our "mobile" libraries need wheels!' (view small | med | large | orig)

The "soul of the community" - their library.

The "soul of the community" - their library.
Photo from Progress Report 'Our "mobile" libraries need wheels!' (view small | med | large | orig)

One way to get books to the Chorti villages

One way to get books to the Chorti villages
Photo from Progress Report 'Our "mobile" libraries need wheels!' (view small | med | large | orig)

Now the sky is the limit.

Now the sky is the limit.
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Read, Girls Rule, Boys .......' (view small | med | large | orig)

Happy to see the arrival of new books.

Happy to see the arrival of new books.
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Read, Girls Rule, Boys .......' (view small | med | large | orig)

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