Start 10 New School Libraries in Rural Mongolia

by Edurelief

Summary

This project will start 10 school libraries in poor, rural areas of Mongolia where adequate libraries are scarce, providing access to quality learning materials for thousands of children.
$4,478
total raised
87
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

Adequate libraries are scarce in the majority of poor, rural areas around Mongolia. When there are libraries, books from the socialist era written by Marx, Lenin, and Engels make up at least half of their book selection. Schools in these communities often function without any textbooks for their students, or manuals for their teachers. Without well trained teachers and quality learning materials, children in these communities will not be able to reach their true educational potential.

Solution

Edurelief provides children in rural Mongolia with better access to quality learning materials, age-appropriate literature and children's books. This program engages children in fun and meaningful ways, promoting a quality education.

Long-Term Impact

The project will start 10 new school libraries in poor, rural areas, reaching 2,000 - 5,000 children, providing access to quality learning materials, promoting interest in reading and learning, and training community members and school staff.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.edurelief.org
Library project photos

Organization Information

Edurelief

Location: Eugene, OR - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.edurelief.org
Project Leader:
Jonathan Renich
Founder / CEO
Erdenet City, Orkhon Aimag Mongolia

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