Empowerment for all: support our community library

A microproject by Instituto Oswaldo Ribeiro De Mendonca
Empowerment for all: support our community library
Empowerment for all: support our community library
Empowerment for all: support our community library
Empowerment for all: support our community library
Empowerment for all: support our community library
Empowerment for all: support our community library


We are seeking for funding for the continuous renewal of our book collection to meet the community's needs. Our current numbers: 3 libraries. Guaira: 2,048 empowered readers, 18,814 loans, 5,542 books. Miguelopolis: 3,658 books, 530 loans/year. Ipua: 700 books, since Aug, 2023. These are community libraries, open to the entire community and in partnership with municipal schools. Now, the IORM invites you to be part of our dream. Support our legacy of knowledge and community enrichment.

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Underserved communities face a web of challenges, including limited access to education and books, perpetuating low literacy, digital disparities, lack of educational support, social isolation, economic disadvantages, limited cultural exposure, and restricted access to vital social services. Community libraries serve as beacons of hope, addressing these issues and empowering these communities.


Offering Free Access: Providing free access to books, resources, and the internet. Promoting Literacy: Hosting reading programs and educational events. Supporting Education: Offering study spaces, homework help, and educational materials. Bridging the Digital Gap: Providing computers and internet access. Building Community: Creating a welcoming space for social interaction. Empowering Economically: Enhancing job prospects through skills development. Enriching Culture: Hosting cultural events.

Long-Term Impact

Empowerment: Promote education and skills development, fostering personal and economic empowerment for individuals. Economic Growth: Contribute to the economic growth of the community by improving job prospects and entrepreneurship. Social Cohesion: Build strong social networks, fostering a sense of community and support. Cultural Enrichment: Enhance cultural exposure and artistic engagement, enriching the community's quality of life. Lifelong Learning: Encourage a culture of lifelong learning,


Organization Information

Instituto Oswaldo Ribeiro De Mendonca

Location: Guaira, SP - Brazil
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Project Leader:
Rafael A. Braghiroli
Sao Paulo , SP Brazil
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