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1. Stand Up For Girls!


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2. A Dynamic Holiday Gift for LitWorld to Help a Child and Honor a Loved One

Children all over the world have stories to tell.

Help LitWorld continue the vital work of empowering boys and girls to
become lifelong readers and writers.

Together Let’s Change the World, Story by Story.
Join with us to reach many more thousands of children.

$10 Supplies a LitClub with Writer’s Notebooks
$50 Supports World Read Aloud Day Events Around the Globe
$100 Equips a LitClub with Solar Lanterns
$500 Brings Technology & Connectivity to a LitClub
$1,000 Provides Books to a LitWorld Library
$5,000 Launches a new LitClub

A donation to LitWorld can be made in honor of
a friend, a teacher, a colleague, a family member.
Click here to download a certificate to include
with your holiday cards!

And, don’t forget to Save the Date for:
World Read Aloud Day, March 7, 2012

WRADlogo  A Dynamic Holiday Gift for LitWorld to Help a Child and Honor a Loved One

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3. Lit World’s vision: A Girl’s Club in every country, every city

DSCN4274 Lit Worlds vision: A Girls Club in every country, every city

Throughout the world, 774 million people are illliterate, and 2/3 of that number are women.

Because of this, one of our biggest programs is our LitWorld Girls Clubs for Literacy, a reading and writing program that empowers young women to tap into their extraordinary strengths and meet their personal needs.

This year, we want to expand our program to different parts of the world
. LitWorld staff provides training (via Internet video conference) and fully supports new partners as they launch this program.

LitWorld Girls Clubs for Literacy provide support, mentorship, and a safe space for girls to learn. The program allows girls to connect and become part of an international network of young women, encouraging a global perspective and a global connection. We currently have 20 Girls Club sites worldwide in countries including the United States, Kenya, Liberia, Ghana, Iraq, and the Philippines.

We would love to include your country and your city on our list. If you are interested in starting a LitWorld Girls Club for Literacy, please email us at girlsclubs@litworld.org

. Together, we can create a safe, supportive world for all girls.

To donate to LitWorld’s Girls Clubs for Literacy, please see our Global Giving Site HERE

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To learn more about LitWorld’s Girls Clubs for Literacy, visit our blog

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4. Celebrate National Poetry Month with Lit World



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April is National Poetry Month! Join LitWorld, A Global Literacy Organization, in celebrating the power and spirit of words by helping to compose a Global Poem for Change:

The wonderful poet Naomi Shihab Nye got us started with a first line:

I send my words out into the air, listening for yours from everywhere.

What words do you send out into the air?

What words do you listen for?

 

Celebrate Poetry Month and create a Global Poem for Change with LitWorld!

What comes next?

Submit a line of your own at litworld.org/poem

and watch our Poem GROW at litworld.org/poemblog.

We need Your Words to Change Worlds.

Share our announcement

and help our poem soar around the world…?

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