Empowering communities, one book at a time



The Literator Newsletter

We will be embarking on an exciting journey with Literacy4Life as we celebrate not only five years of impactful initiatives but also embrace the
dawn of a promising demi-decade. Download our January newsletter to get more insight about what we are up to!

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
-Nelson Mandela


To promote literacy in underserved communities

To deliver sustainable initiatives through collaborating with individuals and organisations that share the same vision.

To equip communities with resources that will develop a nation that communicates effectively.

Our Projects

Tswelopele correctional centre

We journeyed to the Tswelopele Correctional Centre in Northern Cape. Through collaboration with esteemed partners—the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Department of Correctional Services—we breathed life into a day of enlightenment.

Bula Tsela primary school

Our endeavor led us to the heart of learning at Bula Tsela Primary School. Located in a vibrant community of Sebokeng, this school is a hub of young potential.

Our goals

To build confidence in young learners through literacy.

To encourage a culture of reading and learning

To foster communities that encourages intellectual curiosity

Growth a wide network of individuals and organisations that share the same vision.

About Us

The Literacy4Life foundation is a non–profit organisation which was established in 2019 with a mission to empower underserved communities with one book at a time. Through our campaign #Kilometers4Books various corporates and individuals have donated books for distribution to communities and schools nationwide.

Make your donation today

Your efforts in making reading fashionable have a profound impact. By fostering a love for reading in children, we are not only enriching their lives but also building a nation of literate and literacy-loving individuals.