A library that made Anita a winner!
Anita lives with her parents in Tapovanam which is in Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. Her father works as a daily wage laborer and her mother is a homemaker.
She studies in 8th standard in the local SMS High School. Her mother tongue is Tamil and she only spoke in Tamil.
Till a year back, she was extremely weak in reading, writing and comprehension. This was the time BREAD society enhanced their library.
On seeing the interesting pictures in the library books she started developing interest in books. She began to borrow books which kindled her interest to learn to read.
Observing that Anitha was borrowing library books, her class teacher asked her to narrate the story she read from the library book. Anita narrated the story with a lot of glee. Her teacher was pleasantly surprised that Anitha had learnt to read so quickly.
She motivated Anitha to continue her reading habit. Very soon, Anitha fell in love with reading. Anitha borrowed a record number of 53 books during the year.
This also helped her with her comprehension and grasping in her education. She began to improve in other subjects too.
She soon started to write herself. She went on to write book reports and even won a prize in school competition.
With a little support many children like Anitha can get access to resources that help them improve their education.
Your help can make many more poor children like Anitha. You can donate so that their schools have the books which will make learning possible. You can give with confidence because every program listed is GIVEASSURED.