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Review for Room To Read, San Francisco, CA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

Room to Read is a first class organization that truly makes a difference in this world. By embracing the literacy needs of the developing world, real positive change takes place in the countries that Room to Read is present.

As of 2011, Room to Read has established over 1000 schools, 10,000 libraries and 10,000 scholarships. This is a great start and there is lots more to do.

A recommended read is Leaving Microsoft to Change the World by John Wood who is the founder of Room to Read. In the book he shares the vision of Room to Read and the successes taking place to continue the mission of world change through education.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

I've seen the impact Room to Read's vision has made on my family, friends and associates. They realize that Room to Read truly does help in making a lasting change in the lives of these children.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Room to Read is a very organized group and I can't think of any real changes that the organization needs to make right now.

Would you volunteer for this group again?


For the time you spent, how much of an impact did you feel your work or activity had?

A lot

Did the organization use your time wisely?

Quite well

Would you recommend this group to a friend?


Role:  Volunteer & I am a member of the Vancouver Chapter of Room to Read.