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AFL books, cookbooks and titles with Territory families wins over Owen Springs

Books about AFL heroes, cookbooks and titles featuring people they know have proved to be the big winners among the kids in the Owen Springs Education Centre, on the outskirts of Alice Springs. “We have a very, very limited budget and very l... Read more

Cycling for Literacy

Last weekend was the Asia Pacific Bike Ride, an international charity event run by Societe Generale to raise funds and awareness for our Foundation. The Asia Pacific Bike Ride is the Societe Generale annual fundraising event for their chari... Read more

Building relationships with educators and elders in the APY lands

Packed up with a few hundred books, bags, t-shirts and two bush libraries, the ILF Program team, Tina and Cindy set out onto the unsigned and washed out roads to the APY Lands earlier this month. APY stands for Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjar... Read more

Gifts for Cunnamulla Library Reading Club

“Our award-winning After School Reading Club would not be able to function without the generous donations [of books] from ILF,” says Tammy Hickey, the librarian at Cunnamulla Library. Tammy first heard about ILF’s Book Supply Pro... Read more

ILF visits APY lands for the first time

We’re visiting the APY lands in remote SA today! APY stands for Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara and are the lands in remote North West South Australia with a population of 2500, consisting of Pitjantjatjara, Yankunytjatjara and Ngaanyatja... Read more

What we do 

Our Foundation gifts new books and literacy resources to Indigenous kids and families in remote communities. Find out more.

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?

You can donate funds regularly or run specific fundraising activities

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