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£730
raised of £11,000 target by 24 supporters

    Weʼve raised £730 to Black Books Matter - PHASE TWO, Championing racial diversity through education, stories and resources for young people.

    Funded on Tuesday, 3rd November 2020

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    When I look back, I am so impressed again with the life-giving power of literature. If I were a young person today, trying to gain a sense of myself in the world, I would do that again by reading, just as I did when I was young. - MAYA ANGELOU

    Black Books Matter champions diversity in books and stories that represent, are written by and educate on the lives of people of colour.

    Through providing books, community projects and workshops into homes, communities and schools we strive to educate young people of all backgrounds to accept and amplify diversity.

    PHASE TWO

    300 racially diverse books into homes and youth clubs that may not otherwise have access to resources.

    Over 200 Hours of workshops and mentorships for young people.

    20 Little Libraries with the community to allow everyone access to racially diverse selection of books.

    Developing our theatre in Education Department

    Phase One

    We raised £3,000 for Get 300 racially diverse books that both inspire and educate young people of all backgrounds to accept and amplify diversity, into homes that may not otherwise have access to. resources.

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    • Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie1 year ago
      Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie

      Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie

      1 year ago

      FUNDRAISER @ladieswholaunch_ “ONE SIMPLE GOAL Celebrating women in all that they do, with the aim of empowering the next generation of strong and fearless women.” What better way then to have three fierce and fearless female readers for our story time collaboration! Why not head over to their BBM blog post in @ladieswholaunch_ https://www.ladies-who-launch.com/post/__bbm

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    • Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie1 year ago
      Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie

      Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie

      1 year ago

      What an incredible few days we had with @ladieswholaunch_ Here you can see the books that were read by our fabulous guests earlier this week! Head over to @ladieswholaunch_ to watch Monday’s & Tuesdays Storytime on their IGTV. We even have weekly story times all through summer starting this August How exciting!

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    • Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie1 year ago
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      Jacqueline Adu-Sarkodie

      1 year ago

      follow us on instagram @blackbooksmatteruk We have loads of story times coming weekly this month, and to keep updated on all we are doing. We are currently preparing for our first lot of workshops. If we continue to raise funds we will be able to facilitate weekly provisions in writing, poetry, script devising and THEATRE IN EDUCATION!

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    24

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Oct 31, 2020

      I wish you all the best for your venture.

    • Clara Lafon

      Clara Lafon

      Oct 30, 2020

      in solidarity

      £20.00

    • Zoë

      Zoë

      Oct 29, 2020

      Great work!

      £30.00

    • Zara Naeem

      Zara Naeem

      Oct 26, 2020

      £10.00

    • Jane Thomas

      Jane Thomas

      Oct 8, 2020

      Such a great way to move this amazing project on.

      £20.00

    • Hannah

      Hannah

      Aug 11, 2020

      Amazing work Jac!

      £20.00

    • Katie

      Katie

      Aug 6, 2020

      This is such a great idea! Good luck!

      £100.00

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