May 9, 2013:
In Afghanistan, girls are eager to go to school and more classrooms are needed now.
Mar 12, 2013:
Thanks to new navigation and a more intuitive interface, helping your favorite cause is always just a click away. Read about five easy ways to help at The Literacy Rescue Site.
Jan 30, 2013:
For her efforts to bring primary education to the girls of Afghanistan, Razia Jan was named one of the Top Heroes of 2012.
Jan 7, 2013:
GreaterGood's The Literacy Site funded 258,385 books for literacy programs through the "Click Here To Give" program.
Dec 31, 2012:
First Book has now given away more than 100 million books to children in the United States.
Oct 23, 2012:
Learn how two of our charitable partners are saving the girls of Nepal from indentured servitude.
Oct 20, 2012:
See how Moni's book will help other girls find their way back to school, with the help of Room to Read's Book Publishing program.
Oct 19, 2012:
Mayor Cory Booker of Newark, New Jersey, talks about the impact of First Book on his community.
Jul 30, 2012:
Room to Read gives children books in their own language -- a precious gift as these teachers in South Africa discuss.
Jun 4, 2012:
Olga Murray, called by her supporters a modern-day abolitionist and "the Mother Teresa" of Nepal, was honored for more than twenty-two years of unwavering dedication to helping the youth of Nepal at a reception May 30.
May 26, 2012:
The nonprofit Eliminate Poverty Now helps girls stay in school through programs like Pads For Peace
Apr 24, 2012:
GreaterGood.org's charity partners know that indentured servitude or slavery is a constant threat to girls around the world and education is key to helping them escape.
Mar 8, 2012:
Education is key. In many parts of the world, girls are unable to attend school for reasons as simple and solvable as not owning a pair of shoes.
Jan 4, 2012:
GreaterGood.org gave more than $100,000 to groups providing books to children and other literacy programs in the United States and worldwide in 2011.
Dec 15, 2011:
One young Zambian mother credits Room To Read for making a brighter future for her and her daughter.