The Indigenous Literacy Foundation works as an initiative of the Australian Book Industry with the support of:
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Many traditional cultures continue to pass on knowledge through storytelling. Through these stories children learn the origins of plants and animals, the formation of significant landmarks and customs of behavior. For the Butchulla people the ... Read more
Schools give our Foundation a huge amount of fundraising support, so it was great to give back to students at St Peters Lutheran College. On 11 October students from the college attended the launch of Scott Prince and Dave Hartley’s new book... Read more
Nine young women travelled from their small school on the Tiwi Islands to experience writing, illustrating, and the opportunities these skills can lead to. After their success in 2013 writing Bangs 2 Jurrukuk, the senior girl’s cla... Read more
What we do
Our Foundation provides books and literacy resources for Indigenous kids and families in remote communities. Find out more about us
Why we do it
To level the playing field so that all Australian children have the same opportunities to develop a life long love of reading
Who we are
We are a not-for-profit charity, funded entirely by donations. Licence Number CFN/21762
How can you help?
$140 buys a Book Buzz pack for one child in one of our communities. Donate Now!
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Make a lasting difference to future generations, support the Foundation's work by leaving a bequest.more info
Donate at any time on your iPhone. Download the GiveEasy app to support our Foundation anywhere, any time.more info
Get fit and do some good. You can run to raise funds for our Foundation. Read more ...more info
A book of stories about friendship, gardening & a vegie patch written by kids from Tjuntjuntjara, WAmore info