It uses three-wheeled vans with books and an internet connection to promote the continued learning of children in the face of education disruptions, as a result of the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the start of this project, we have used three mobile libraries in 9 communities to distribute over 7400 books to 8500 children and have provided them with more than 34000 hours of internet access from their mobile hotspots in Jashore, Barishal, and Mymensingh.
WoW-Wheels of Wisdom funded by Global Youth Mobilization and conducted with the help of the Big 6 Organization, United Nations Foundation, and World Health Organization (WHO), is one of the three winners of the Electric Information For Libraries (EIFL) 15th Library Innovation Award supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Global Libraries Programme for the public libraries contributing to education recovery during the COVID-19 pandemic across the world.
WoW has been selected to participate in the GYM 2022 Accelerator Programme for scaling or replicating the impact.
Grow Your Reader Foundation is an organization which works for ensuring quality education among children having own created curriculum, teachers’ training facilities and library stations.
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