The Book Bus Foundation

The Book Bus Foundation

Charity information

The Book Bus Foundation

The Book Bus works in Zambia, Malawi and Ecuador where our library work, book donations and assisted reading programmes are helping strengthen the local reading culture resulting in a more confident reading population that is better equipped for the future.

Founded 2007

  • Mission statement

    The Book Bus vision is a world where every child can read and has access to books that are inspirational, educational and fun. The Book Bus mission is literacy: we take books and the tools with which to read them to remote communities throughout Africa and South America. As we all know, the ability to read is not only a great joy in life, it is a true equalizer and opens up the world of education – and there is nothing more potentially life-changing than an education

  • Aims

    The Book Bus Foundation aims to:

    • To improve literacy rates in Africa and South America
  • Overview

    Established: January 2007

    Registered Charity Number: 1117357

    Board members: 8

    Part time staff: 3

    Volunteers: 50

    Phone number: 02080999280

    Address: 11 The Orchard Montpelier Road London W5 2QW

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