Michael O'Loughlin & Alison Lester sign up as ambassadors
We're delighted and enormously proud to announce two fantastic new ambassadors to our program.
Alison Lester currently shares the Australian Children's Laureate with Boori Monty Pryor and has travelled and worked with kids of all ages in remote communities for the past 15 years. This year she conducted a special workshop for kids from Wilcannia.
Michael O'Loughlin is one of Australia's best known AFL players and a strong advocate for the importance of reading and books.
“This program is so valuable to our kindergarten and the children. Big thanks to ILF for helping us to provide meaningful literacy lessons for our children by using the quality of books supplied to us.”
The Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF) acknowledges First Nations peoples and recognises their continuous connection to Country, community and culture. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging, and honour the sharing of traditional stories passed down through generations. In particular, ILF acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation, the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the lands on which our head office is based in Sydney.
The Indigenous Literacy Foundation further recognises the important role that language and storytelling have for culture and community, and the responsibilities that come with our work in these areas. If you notice any information you believe is inaccurate, please don't hesitate to contact us.
The Indigenous Literacy Foundation works as an initiative of the Australian Book Industry with the
Indigenous Literacy Foundation is registered with the ACNC and is a Public Benevolent Institution with DGR1 and TCC status.
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