From impoverished to empowered

Providing literacy education to transform individuals and communities

Our Proven Path to Change

773 Million Adults Around the World Are Illiterate

Without the ability to read, write and count, employment is scarce, financial exploitation is rampant and millions of families go hungry. These individuals lack access to education, food, and a way out. 773 million people don't need to suffer when there is a clear path to empowerment.

At ReWrite Life, we provide literacy education for more than 15,000 people a year, resulting in transformed lives and communities across the globe.

And right now, every gift to ReWrite Life will be MATCHED by a generous donor.  This means your gift will make TWICE the impact.

Help us reach our goal by donating today.

Our dream is for every person worldwide to have access to the education to break free from extreme poverty.

We ask that you consider donating, joining our mailing list and seeing the power of literacy in action.

By donating, you are offering the chance for more than 15,000 people a year to have access to our literacy curriculum. With a student completion rate of 85%, and serving 5 countries with more in development, you can rest assured your funds are going directly to providing access to our programs and making a significant impact in the lives of those we serve.

Our India Partnership

In India, Dr. Kamala Chiranjivi was born as the fourth daughter to a poor Dalit, or lowest caste family. Despite an impoverished upbringing coupled with the cultural barriers young women in India face, Dr. Kamala quickly learned the importance of education. She holds a Masters in Chemistry and a PhD in both Education and in Economics. Dr. Kamala developed the literacy programs and uses education to bring freedom to the oppressed through literacy and holistic development.

Our Africa Partnership

Leader Meshack Mbugwa’s vision is to raise first-class leaders to transform the world. Through partnership with ReWrite Life, Meschack has raised up leaders throughout Kenya, Northern Uganda, and Ethiopia and has a vision to expand even further. He holds a Bachelor of Theology and an Advanced Diploma in Ministry. Leader Meshack serves as the founder and current administrator of the Alkebu Leadership Development Center.

By donating, you are creating a bridge from poverty to power for thousands of individuals and communities by offering them the chance to have access to our literacy curriculum.

Don’t be left wondering what you could have done differently to make a change.

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Curious to learn more about the work we do?

Click below to view our 2021-2022 Annual Report.

Our Board of Directors

Marie teVelde, Board Chair

Sarah Ollenburger, Vice Board Chair
Nancy Frens, Board Secretary
Sarita Holzmann, Board Member
Ellen Ruiters, Board Member

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