Belize City’s Southside Literary Development Program

This global grant is a partnership between the Rotary Club of Belize and the Rotary Club of Edmonton, Canada. The goal of the project is to strengthen the capacity of the south side community of Belize City to support basic education and literacy, reduce gender disparity in education, and increase adult literacy. This project will benefit 4,000 plus persons, mostly children.

The project includes the delivering of readers to 35 classroom libraries, the building of 1 school library, the setting up of 3 rhymes that binds programs, and the setting up of computer assisted learning programs in conjunction with Restore Belize.

The Grant value is $143,200 BZ /$71,500 US.