Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia

 
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Report from Mobile Teepee Library Volunteer
    By - Nick Armstrong - Project Volunteer
    Mongolia is a country well known for its nomadic culture. However, at the rate that the country is developing, the number of people living in urban areas is on the rise, while the number of those who still lead the traditional Mongolian lifestyle is dwindling. There is one place though that remains virtually unchanged, the...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia has received 14 donations
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Mobile Library in Tsagaanuur / Books to Hatgal
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Thank you very much everyone for all your support towards our work in Mongolia! We've just been able to send a couple of big boxes of English books up to Tsagaanuur and Hatgal in the north of Mongolia where an English teacher from one of our partner schools is running a summer mobile library project for children in the...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Prepping Projects for Huvsgul Province
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    To all our fantastic supporters, The last two months we've been working to complete our last four library projects from the end of 2012 and prep plans for our next libraries. There's still a few shipment of books to come in for the four projects and we'll have some great reports on that to post and some new info on the...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia has received 25 donations
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Winter Book Donations
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Had a very busy past few weeks ordering and distributing books to four different libraries. We have new projects in Hyalganat soum up on the Selenge river, Jargalaant soum which is just east of Erdenet, and a small library setup for dormitory students in Bulgan. We also sent a bunch of new books to the Erdenet Central...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Central Library Resource Room and Autumn Projects
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    First half of the kids material have arrived for the Orkhon Aimag Central Library Family Resource Room. We had a couple volunteers from France here that helped us with the delivery and interviewed the director for a video they're presenting in France to help raise awareness for our projects to students and companies. The...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Shand School Project + Toys
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Some great news! We just delivered new textbooks to a local school here in Erdenet for grades 1-12. The school was really short on some books, especially some of the English curriculum we provided. Some of the classes had 3-4 books per 20+ students so the teachers and kids are very happy having more books per class. 950...
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    • Bunnyphonic
      Bunnyphonic Fantastic! Please post some new pictures when you get a chance.
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    • Jonathan
      Jonathan Definitely! We're working on that! Thank you!
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    • coleen
      coleen Great report! I really appreciate the details with regard to the number of children/teachers you helped, the location, and the materials you provided. Keep up the great work! I support your mission and vision!
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    • Jonathan
      Jonathan Thanks Coleen! Appreciate your kind works. More details and photos about this project and upcoming ones to come! Thanks for your support!
      • 2 years ago
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Great success in 2011, even more planned for 2012!
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Dear friends and supporters, 2011 was a good year for Edurelief and our projects. We'd like to take this chance to thank you for helping us make some great things happen for students and teachers in Mongolia. We really could not have done it without you and are so thankful for all your efforts and fundraising on behalf of...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia has received 30 donations
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    World Radios in Classrooms!
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    We're excited to announce that we have partnered with Ears to Our World (earstoourworld.org) to help provide portable world radios into classrooms and libraries we are working with. These radios help introduce a new form of learning and exploring for students. The radios are not only able to capture local radio signals but...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Summer 2011 Update
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    We've hit the summer slow season. Schools are out of session, most teachers and directors are on vacation in the countryside and no one can think of anything except horse racing and wrestling with the annual Naadam Festival just around the corner. Not a lot of activity takes place during this time, but it's the best time to...
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    • begzsuren
      begzsuren Congratulations for your idea and project implementation hard working for better future of Mongolia!I see, there are 638 elementary school libraries in Mongolia from Ministry of Education website http://www.mecs.gov.mn/article-626-237.mwYou are helping to some of them, that is great job!
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    • Jonathan
      Jonathan Thank you! We hope to support as many school libraries as possible!
      • 3 years ago
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Future English Book Drive Initiative
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Spring is coming and we are very excited to start a new year helping schools in rural Mongolia. An exciting new development is that we have a new cargo shipping partner based out of California that will help us ship books at a very low rate. Since the beginning, people have wanted to donate books and materials directly too...
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    • coleen
      coleen Great report. I am glad a partner is helping to provide low cost shipping for books in support of this initiative. I plan to send books for the children.
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    • Jonathan
      Jonathan Coleen I apologize for not commenting on your post! I just found this area of the site. Thanks for the encouragement. We hope to start our book drives soon. Will post news here.
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia has received 23 donations
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    End of 2010 Report on Library Projects
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Happy holidays everyone! We're happy to announce that we have finished up projects for the year. Made it just before the holiday break! Working with the six schools/libraries we mentioned in our last update we were able to get all of the books we had left to their libraries and into the hands of eager young readers. We...
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    • begzsuren
      begzsuren Please, don't forget to increase School Librarian's professional ability.If there is no school librarian, who will be manage/circulate/introduce your donated books!
      • 3 years ago
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    • Jonathan
      Jonathan That is a very good point! Training for school staff is extremely important. We make sure that each of our library projects are staffed by motivated librarians who are eager to help the kids explore the books and learn. Thanks for the comment!
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    Book sorting!
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Sorting and packing a mountain of books that recently came in. These books will be distributed to six different schools but the majority are going to two 1-5th grade primary schools in the city of Erdenet in north central Mongolia. We ran into some issues with the book publishers mixing orders, substituting out of stock...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia posted a progress report
    June Update on School Libraries
    By - Jonathan Renich - Founder / CEO
    Summer has arrived and school is out and that means things slow down considerably here in Mongolia. However we are still pressing on with our project to start 10 new school libraries to help children here receive a better education. We just received a new shipment of books from Ulaanbaatar and are sorting and organizing...
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  • Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia has received 24 donations
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Organization

Edurelief

Eugene, OR, United States
http://www.edurelief.org

Project Leader

Jonathan Renich

Founder / CEO
Erdenet City, Orkhon Aimag Mongolia

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