Freedom Through Literacy Award

The "Freedom Through Literacy" Award honors individual champions of literacy from all disciplines around the world. Learn more about our 2016 Winners shown above. *** Information on the 2017 Freedom Through Literacy Award Application available in Sept 2016 *** Read more »

International

Judith's Reading Room has libraries in 17 countries around the world, with more on the way! Read more »

Bi-Coastal Literacy Project

Judith's Reading Room has provided books to establish book clubs for at-risk youth. Read more »

Cracking Open The Universe

The documentary, “Cracking Open the Universe,” you just viewed, is emblematic of the mission of Judith’s Reading Room, the Producer of this film. Read more »

Donations: 95 Libraries, 18 Countries, 127,179 books, worth $1,378,067!

Judith's Reading Room

Based in eastern Pennsylvania, we actively support not-for-profit organizations in the northeast region. However, we will serve communities across the United States, in particular, and around the world, in order to spark creativity and imagination by providing outstanding literature. Judith's Reading Room's mission is to enrich lives and societies by proactively encouraging freedom through literacy
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Judith's Reading RoomThursday, December 1st, 2016 at 2:48pm
Judith's Reading Room announces its 95th Library in its 18th Country November 29, 2016 — Lehigh Valley, Pa. Judith’s Reading Room, a local literacy nonprofit organization founded in 2010 announced today that it opened its 95th library in the world in its 18th country. The Mukwashi Trust School, serving 385 children in grades Pre-K through 9th, near Lusaka, Zambia is the latest recipient of a custom, hand-picked collection of outstanding children’s literature. [ 256 more words ]

http://www.judithsreadingroom.org/childrens-library-opens-zambia/
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Judith's Reading Room shared Bucks County Free Library's post.Friday, November 25th, 2016 at 4:02am
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Judith's Reading RoomThursday, November 24th, 2016 at 3:05am
Happy Thanksgiving!
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Judith's Reading RoomMonday, November 21st, 2016 at 3:33pm
Judith's Reading Room Kicked-Off its 2017 Freedom Through Literacy Award at PA Statewide Literacy Conference October 26, 2016 — Lehigh Valley, Pa. Judith’s Reading Room kicked off its 2017 Freedom Through Literacy Award over the weekend at the 2016 Keystone State Reading Association’s (KSRA) 49th annual conference in Seven Springs, PA. Board members staffed a display that highlighted the organization’s 2016 Award winners and encouraged conference attendees to apply for the 2017 Award. [ 153 more words ]

http://www.judithsreadingroom.org/2017-freedom-literacy-award-kickoff/
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Judith's Reading Room shared Quartz's video.Sunday, November 20th, 2016 at 3:54pm
Very powerful.
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Quartz
Receiving a National Book Award, civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis recalled the segregated America of his childhood. “We were told that the library was for whites only."