New way of "building libraries" in developing countries. Instead of brick and mortar, an entire library fits on an eReader in the palms of the students' hands.
Room To Read
Room to Read works with local organizations in country to build the schools and libraries in the communities. Community members need to raise half the funds and put in the work to build the structures. They also have a committed focus on girls education.
Pencils Of Promise
Pencils of Promise is a for-purpose organization that builds schools, trains teachers and funds scholarships. 100% of online donations go to PoP programs.
Khan Academy Inc.
They provide world-class education to anyone, anywhere in the world. Anyone with access to a computer and the Internet can learn through 2600+ videos in subjects such as K-12 math, science, and the humanities.
Shining Hope For Communities
An incredible organization started by Kennedy Oded who grew up in the slums where the programs are thriving. He the real deal and the epitome of local and grassroots community organizing. (Check out his story in "Find Me Unafraid")