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We rely on the generous support of individuals, communities and businesses to continue our vital work to transform children’s lives through literacy.
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Our volunteer Literacy Champions are self-led volunteers who are passionate about making a difference in their community or organisation. They are advocates, influencers and fundraisers who understand the power of literacy in changing life stories. Find out how you could join them.

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Choosing to leave us a gift in your will helps more children to escape the cycle of poverty and low literacy in the most disadvantaged areas of the UK.

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