From budding young bookworms inspiring their friends to read to retired educators building libraries for learners, Nal'ibali story stars are shining examples of actors from all spheres of society committed to growing literacy.
STORY STAR OF THE MONTH
Faith Shabangu has been volunteering for three years, and is involved with three different reading clubs in Pietermaritzburg, KZN: Izimbali Zesizwe, Inyaninga Teen Reading Club, and My African Child. She is passionate about early childhood development, and believes that it’s vital for children to have a strong adult support system in their lives. “Children need an adult to learn and experience...
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