AS AN ORGANIZATION WITH AN INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE,
WILEY IS COMMITTED TO SUPPORTING LOCAL CHARITIES ON A GLOBAL SCALE.
You could be one of 20 colleagues globally to be awarded a $250 gift card, which can be used to donate to one or several of the charitable programs on GlobalGiving.org.
The winners will each receive a gift card with a unique code that allows them to donate to a charity of their choice. If you have any questions, please contact Wiley’s Global Research, Communications and Performance team at email@example.com.
We've selected charities that are aligned with our values of knowledge; through education, literacy, and empowerment.
Promote Reading: If you aren't sure who to sponsor, GlobalGiving supports a number of charities dedicated to spreading literacy, building libraries, and providing books for education, including the projects below.
GlobalGiving is the first and largest global crowdfunding community for nonprofits. Since 2002, GlobalGiving has raised $190,673,406 from 478,618 donors who have supported 12,656 projects. Learn more here.
More than 7 million Afghans have no access to reading books in school and are learning to read from textbooks only. The Afghan Institute of Learning (AIL) purchases and publishes books for libraries for the 25,000 students in AIL Learning Centers and the schools that it supports and supplies books to a public library in Herat. Students who have a variety of reading material are more able to apply what they have learned and to expand their minds through reading diverse subject matter.
The National Scholarship Program (NSP) is the flagship initiative for the GVI Charitable Trust. This project will fund opportunities and training for disadvantaged individuals in the Australia to allow personal development, team work, leadership and open up further opportunities. The program is also focused upon creating a sense of responsibility both locally and globally and offering beneficiaries the tools to make a difference to their own lives, their community and impact upon global issues.
This year there are 96 teens participating in our Leaders and Readers Program. As a result, they are enrolled in high school, attending leadership workshops & providing reading activities to thousands of young children. With your support, these hardworking teens are determined to make a difference in their families and communities. As Claudia explains, she wants to become a human rights lawyer to "focus on the rights of women and children because I want them to have a better life than I've had."
This project will create a Mini Printing House providing a various set of Braille books to 1000 visually impaired children in Ukraine to help them explore the World with their hands through reading illustrated stories in Braille with tactile pictures.
PlanetRead uses SLS in 10 languages nationwide to provide automatic reading practice to 300 million early literates people who are officially "literate" but who cannot read.