Creating Girl Readers in Guatemala

 
$18,000
$0
Raised
Remaining

Discovery

Discovery
The Riecken Foundation’s vision is to use knowledge to open the door to individual opportunity, community development and the positive transformation of developing nations. The more experience this girl in Zacualpa has in accessing information and analyzing it, the better prepared she will be to take on the world as she matures. (view small | med | large | orig)

From books to Wikipedia

From books to Wikipedia
Photo from Progress Report 'Project Fully Funded!' (view small | med | large | orig)

I can read and now I can use the internet.

I can read and now I can use the internet.
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Soon to be Reading Wikipedia' (view small | med | large | orig)

Book delivery by boat and tuk tuk.

Book delivery by boat and tuk tuk.
Photo from Progress Report 'Girls Readers = Girls with Confidence' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls participating in a story hour.

Girls participating in a story hour.
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)

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)

New books, Science, Debate, Links and more

New books, Science, Debate, Links and more
Photo from Progress Report 'Good News! The Books are Wearing Out.' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls listening to story hour.

Girls listening to story hour.
Photo from Progress Report 'Good News! The Books are Wearing Out.' (view small | med | large | orig)

Girls Attending a Book Fair in Patzun, Guatemala

Girls Attending a Book Fair in Patzun, Guatemala
Photo from Progress Report 'So Close to Our Goal - only $2,318 More!' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Project Leader

William Cartwright

President
Antigua, Sacatepequez Guatemala

Where is this project located?

Map of Creating Girl Readers in Guatemala