Support us

We rely on the generous support of individuals, communities and businesses to continue our vital work to transform children’s lives through literacy.

Give the gift of reading this Christmas

383,775 children in the UK don’t have a single book of their own. Donating just £7 could give a child the very first book they have ever owned.

Text GIFTOFREADING 7 to 70490 to give £7.

Or donate online now.
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Fundraising

Host a book sale, sign-up for our Where's Wally? fun run, fundraise in your school or get adventurous and join in a challenge. Take a look at our events and raise vital funding for the National Literacy Trust.

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Corporate support

Low literacy undermines our economic competitiveness and sustainability and creates obstacles to a fairer society. Businesses have the resources and reach to make a real impact.

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Join The Next Chapter

Become a member of The Next Chapter and help transform the life stories of disadvantaged children in the UK. Just £10 per week will help give children from some of the poorest communities in the UK the literacy skills they need to succeed in life.

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Other ways you can help

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    Remember us in your will

    Make a gift in your will to ensure we can continue our vital work.
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    Give with confidence: our fundraising promise

    We promise to adhere to best practice, honesty, transparency, clarity and accountability in all fundraising activity. 
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    Donate your secondhand books

    We're a partner of Better World Books, who accept secondhand books and turn them into donations for our charity.
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    Search with Savoo

    Support our work each time you make an internet search via Savoo.
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    Amazon Smile

    Select us as your chosen charity on Amazon Smile for a simple way to give back.
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    Give as you Live

    Raise funds for the National Literacy Trust with your everyday shopping
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