"The Reading Agency nakedly and wantonly encourages the act of reading." - Neil Gaiman at our second annual lecture. If you agree please consider making a donation.
For a wealthy country with free education, we have a shocking literacy problem. 5 million adults in England alone have poor literacy skills; 48% of the prison population struggle with reading; only 40% of young people enjoy reading.
A one-off donation - at any level - will go a long way to helping make a real impact. Here are the ways in which you can give us your valuable support:
Online: Make a secure donations online via JustGiving.
Phone: please ring us on 0207 324 2544 with your credit / debit card details.
Post: please send cheques, postal orders or charity vouchers made payable to 'read- The Reading Agency' to The Reading Agency, Free Word, 60 Farringdon Road, London, EC1R 3GA.
If you are a UK taxpayer and are donating by post please complete and post this form so that we can claim Gift Aid on your donation. We can claim 25p from HM Revenue & Customs for every pound you donate at no extra cost to you. Once registered for Gift Aid, we can claim 25% of ALL the donations you have made to The Reading Agency in the last 4 years and all future donations until you cancel your declaration.