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From Books to Brilliance

Org #37225
Vetted since 2016 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
2008
year founded
$17,690
raised on GlobalGiving
3
years fundraising
2
projects funded

Mission

From Books to Brilliance provides access to books and educational materials in impoverished communities. Countless children in our world grow up with no books. In Nicaragua and Guatemala, many of the rural poor live on less than one dollar a day. Without access to basic services such as potable water and sanitation, families struggle just to survive each day. Books are rarely found. At the local schools, teachers plan lessons and instruct with no textbooks. Children fortunate enough to attend school learn to read from words written on the blackboard, but without books cannot read to learn. Few children reach their intellectual potential. We believe that in creating access to books a... read more

Projects (3)

Project Leaders
Kim Covill
Kim Covill
Debbie Gonzales
Debbie Gonzales
Kim Kesterke
Kim Kesterke
Stephanie Lawyer
Stephanie Lawyer
Team
Kim C Covill, Debbie Gonzales, Kim Kesterke
Organization Information
938 Camino Del Rio NW
PO Box 56716, Albuquerque, NM 87187
Albuquerque, NM 87114
United States
(505) 554-7107

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4645332642
Organization Information
938 Camino Del Rio NW
PO Box 56716, Albuquerque, NM 87187
Albuquerque, NM 87114
United States
(505) 554-7107

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE ID #4645332642

Project Reports

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Sep 16, 2019
Seacacar's Youth Making Plans for the Future
In the Q’eqchí-speaking village of Seacacar, literacy is cloaked in reforestation, sustainable tourism and agriculture, and it is powerful. With tens of thousands of tropical saplings...
May 30, 2019
Recruiting Upriver...Paying it Forward!
We thank you, GlobalGivers! Now first-rate Guatemalan texts are available to all students at the Instituto Básico Comunitario Ak’ Tenamit, a Mayan middle school in the village of...
May 29, 2019
Recruiting Upriver...Paying it Forward!
We thank you, GlobalGivers! Now first-rate Guatemalan texts are available to all students at the Instituto Básico Comunitario Ak’ Tenamit, a Mayan middle school in the village of...
 
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