International Schools

Enhancing Rural Literacy with International Schools

Welcome to The Library Project, which is dedicated to improving literacy in rural areas of China. Our collaboration with International Schools is fundamental to our mission, offering educational institutions a platform to impact underserved communities significantly. This initiative allows school administrators, teachers, and students to make meaningful social contributions. By partnering with us, your institution can play a crucial role in advancing educational resources in rural areas. Join us in this vital endeavor to uplift communities through education.

Students as Champions of Literacy

As a student, you have the unique power to drive change. Your involvement with The Library Project can make a significant impact on improving literacy in rural China. We invite you to become literacy ambassadors by participating in our programs and spreading awareness within your school and community. Whether it’s through joining a student club supporting our cause or initiating literacy-focused projects, your actions can inspire others and contribute to a larger global movement. Your enthusiasm and creativity in supporting these initiatives are vital in helping us achieve our goal of providing access to education for all.

Innovative Fundraising: Your Ideas, Our Mission

Fundraising can be both fun and impactful when driven by innovative ideas. We encourage you to think creatively – organize book-themed events, literacy quizzes, or a read-a-thon. These activities raise funds and engage your peers in understanding the importance of literacy. The Library Project will support your efforts by providing resources and guidance to make your event successful. Your initiatives raise necessary funds and build a sense of community and shared purpose. Every book purchased and every dollar raised brings us one step closer to bridging the literacy gap in rural areas.

Integrating The Library Project into Your Curriculum

As a teacher, your role in shaping young minds is critical. Incorporating The Library Project into your teaching can enrich your students’ educational experiences. We encourage you to use our resources to educate students about global literacy challenges and the importance of community service. Integrating discussions on these topics into your curriculum can foster a deeper understanding and empathy among students. Furthermore, collaborating with The Library Project can offer practical experiences in organizing events and understanding the workings of non-profits, enhancing real-world learning for your students.

Leading Fundraising Initiatives for Rural Literacy

Teachers can be pivotal in orchestrating school-wide campaigns to support The Library Project. We offer a range of fundraising ideas, from book drives to themed events, that can be adapted to your classroom setting. These activities raise funds and increase awareness about the importance of literacy in rural areas. We provide materials and support to help you organize these initiatives effectively. Engaging students in these campaigns can be a powerful way to teach them about philanthropy and social responsibility. Your leadership in these efforts will be instrumental in making a real difference in the lives of many.

Librarians: Key Players in Promoting Global Literacy

As librarians at International Schools, you are uniquely positioned to significantly contribute to The Library Project’s mission of improving rural literacy in China. Your expertise in literature, information management, and educational resources makes you an invaluable partner in this endeavor.

Educational Collaboration and Resource Sharing

Your role can extend to collaborating with teachers to create educational programs that highlight the importance of literacy and global citizenship. You can organize workshops, storytelling sessions, and reading clubs that engage students at your school and create materials that can be shared with rural libraries.

Maximizing Your School’s Role in Community Development

Partnering with The Library Project offers a unique opportunity for your school to contribute significantly to rural literacy in China. This collaboration not only aids in developing vital educational resources but also positions your school as a leader in global social responsibility. By engaging with us, your institution becomes a part of a larger narrative that champions education and community upliftment. We encourage school administrators to consider the long-term benefits of this partnership, including enhanced community image, enriched student experiences, and a tangible contribution to global literacy.

Initiating Collaboration with The Library Project

To begin your school’s journey with The Library Project, we invite administrators to initiate a dialogue with us. We offer guidance on integrating your school into our programs, including organizing fundraising events, educational activities, and awareness campaigns. Your involvement can be customized to align with your school’s capacity and interests. We provide all necessary support and resources to ensure a successful partnership. For further information and to discuss potential collaboration, please contact us directly. Your proactive steps towards this partnership will forge new paths in education and literacy for needy communities.

International Schools & Education Partners

Partners that have supported our programs over the years.


Our Partners

Strategic Partners

Partners that have supported our programs over the past year.

17 Years of Amazing Partnerships

Over 100 Libraries Donated

Generous donors that provided over one hundred libraries to rural elementary schools.

Our Partners

Generous donors that support children's literacy a rural elementary schools.

Our Programmatic Partners

Government and non-governmental partners. These partnerships allow us to work in communities we support.

Help us donate libraries to rural primary schools, orphanages and community centers in Asia.


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2509 East Ridge Creek Road
Phoenix, AZ 85024 USA
Voice: (+1) 602-490-0688

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Education is Change — Design

Welcome to The Library Project!

The Library Project provides rural elementary school libraries, children’s literacy programs, and teacher training throughout China.

Since 2006, we have impacted more than one million children and teachers at over 3,000 schools. Learn more about our results, programs, how we measure our impact, and how you can get involved today.

We have impacted one million children through our education programs.

A safe space for children to learn, grow, and explore the world.

Provides students and teachers easy access to a classroom library.

A comprehensive training course for teachers and administrators.

A home library for children to learn, grow and explore the world.

Inclusive books focusing on STEAM education and literature.

TLP Organization Update

— Updated January 2024

At The Library Project, we believe that measuring our impact is important. Below are six of our favorite results to track at the organization.

We have impacted one million children through our education programs.

A safe space for children to learn, grow, and explore the world.

Provides students and teachers easy access to a classroom library.

A comprehensive training course for teachers and administrators.

A home library for children to learn, grow and explore the world.

Inclusive books focusing on STEAM education and literature.

Support Children's Literacy Today.

Students attending rural school do not have access to the same quality of education that those attending urban schools. The Library Project is responding by providing rural elementary school libraries, children's literacy programs, and teacher training.


Education is Change

TLP Organization Update

— Updated January 2024

At The Library Project, we believe that measuring our impact is important. Below are six of our favorite results to track at the organization.

We have impacted one million children through our education programs.

A safe space for children to learn, grow, and explore the world.

Provides students and teachers easy access to a classroom library.

A comprehensive training course for teachers and administrators.

A home library for children to learn, grow and explore the world.

Inclusive books focusing on STEAM education and literature.

Strategic Partners

Partners that have supported our programs over the past year.