Kavi is learning how to read! This summer she is also taking part in a read-a-thon, so other kids can learn to read.
It takes on $25/year to teach a child to read. Kavi is aiming to raise $150. Would you join Kavi in making this possible?
Take a look at the video above to hear about some books Kavi will read. She has a big pile waiting to be read through! When you join her campaign she may also send you some good book reviews!
Some more info:
There is more information about the readathon, why it is Phoenix based and Pratham, that does all the amazing literacy work with kids in India.
The Pratham USA Readathon is a fundraising campaign that encourages kids to read books to help underprivileged kids in India.
Kavi is taking part in the Phoenix readathon invitiative beause she is doing this with her Bua-Nani, who lives in Phoenix.
Pratham was founded on the belief that every child has the right to a quality education. Two decades later, we are one of India’s largest and most successful nongovernmental education organizations, having affected the lives of more than 58 million underprivileged children since our inception in 1995. Visit prathamusa.org to learn more about our programs and impact.