JANE AND literacy
The iconic author valued education for all, regardless of gender or circumstance
supporting literacy skills for all
We fund reading and writing materials for communities in literacy crisis
Inspired by Jane Austen's passion for reading and writing for all, we are not for profit organisation run by volunteers who provide reading and writing materials for children in developing, low income and war torn communities around the world. Literacy resources funded by the foundation support educational programs delivered by reputable charities best qualified to this essential work on the ground, such as UNICEF
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Being able to read and write is a necessity
Education is the key to self improvement and unlocking one's potential. Literacy is the gateway to pride and possibilities.
Literacy increases empathy, imagination and creativity. It is an essential skill for those who want to understand, enjoy and influence the world around them.
The simple pleasure of reading a book is universal. "I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading" - Jane Austen.