Media Kit

 

Thank you for your interest in Worldreader. We’ve assembled resources for journalists below. If you would like further information or an interview with a member of our team, please contact Wendi Yen Huestis, Chief Advancement Officer at comms@worldreader.org.

Press releases

Worldreader Announces Grantees of 2024 Let’s Get Children Reading Grant

International EdTech nonprofit Worldreader is excited to announce the selection of grantees for the 2024 Let’s Get Children Reading Grant.…

Safaricom and Worldreader Partner to Bring Digital Books to Kenyan Families

Partnership to see over 2,000 Kenyans access BookSmart app at no data cost for the next three months. March 20,…

Worldreader and Lightbox Learning Join Forces to Get Children Reading

March 2023 – New York, NY, and Seattle, WA Worldreader, a global non-profit organization dedicated to getting children reading worldwide,…

KaiOS Technologies and Worldreader Celebrate Milestone of Empowering 1 Million Readers

November 2023 – San Francisco / Hong Kong In a strategic joint effort to fight the global learning crisis and…

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“Wakenya, Be Fearless” – A Conversation with Rebecca Chandler Leege and Olivia Kimani

Kenya’s President William Ruto recently traveled to the United States in an event described by the White House as a…

Worldreader Announces Grantees of 2024 Let’s Get Children Reading Grant

International EdTech nonprofit Worldreader is excited to announce the selection of grantees for the 2024 Let’s Get Children Reading Grant.…

Reading Access for Refugees: The Importance of Books for Displaced Peoples

Stories change lives. For refugee children, reading can make all the difference in times of crisis and help them find…

Maximize Learning: Parent Tips to Plan a Fun Summer Reading List for Kids

Find some of our tips for creating a reading list and program to help children make the most of their…

About Worldreader

Worldreader gets children reading so they can reach their potential. We are an international nonprofit organization working with partners to get children reading at least 25 books a year with understanding, because regular reading improves reading comprehension, social-emotional learning, and digital literacy. Since 2010, Worldreader has supported more than 22 million readers in over 100 countries. Worldreader is headquartered in the US with representation in Kenya, Spain, and the UK.

Vision

Readers build a better world.

Mission

Worldreader gets children reading so they can reach their potential.

Values

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Our impact

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Our programs

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Our library

Learn about Worldreader’s rich collection of books

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Learn about our COVID-19 response: Keep Children Reading

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a learning crisis. Learn about Worldreader’s free resources for families.

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Worldreader’s leadership

If you would like to interview Rebecca Chandler Leege, please contact us at comms@worldreader.org

Rebecca Chandler Leege
Chief Executive Officer

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