From Books on Horseback to Books on Wheels

 
$1,268 $26,952
Raised Remaining

From Books on Horseback to Books on Wheels

From Books on Horseback to Books on Wheels
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Library volunteer reading with children

Library volunteer reading with children
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More than 53 communities will benefit

More than 53 communities will benefit
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Mobile (currently by horseback) book event

Mobile (currently by horseback) book event
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Our dream ... a "bibliobus" as in Argentina

Our dream ... a "bibliobus" as in Argentina
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Khan Academy and more coming soon to Tatumbla

Khan Academy and more coming soon to Tatumbla
Photo from Progress Report 'Technology to Replace the Horses' (view small | med | large | orig)

Chorti volunteers watching a Khan Academy video

Chorti volunteers watching a Khan Academy video
Photo from Progress Report 'Ten Communities Waiting for 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)

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)

Waiting to hear a story.

Waiting to hear a story.
Photo from Progress Report 'Our "mobile" libraries need wheels!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

William Cartwright

President
Emerald Hills, CA United States

Where is this project located?

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