Since its inception in 1989, the Literacy Foundation has created many projects that have made it known in Quebec and elsewhere.
Media campaigns are used to showcase the Foundation and raise awareness of the literacy cause.
From spokespersons to board members, the Foundation is supported by various representatives.
Logo and signature
The Foundation boasts a logo and signature about which everyone has an opinion. Learn more about their origin and meaning.
Did you know?
The cause mobilizes, rallies and interests numerous people from a broad variety of sectors, and this has given rise to many projects over the years.
Illiteracy and literacy
800,000 Quebecers are illiterate.
Telephone help lines
line and the
, the Foundation offers assistance and referrals concerning training for Quebec adults.
Programs and activities
Programs and activities set up or supported by the Literacy Foundation.
Support to organizations
Our expertise in research and our partnerships and initiatives are at the service of organizations from all areas to work in the struggle against illiteracy.
The Gift of Reading
Buy a first brand new book for a poor child in your region.
Other prevention projects
The Literacy Foundation collaborates on projects set up by other organizations which also aim to keep young people in school and prevent illiteracy.
Reading hints and tips
Consult our ideas for reading activities to be carried out with your children.
Make a donation
To help the Foundation carry out its mission, make a donation!
Organize a fundraising activity
Organize a fundraising activity with the profit going to the Literacy Foundation.
Become a sponsor
Sponsor one of the Literacy Foundation’s projects or services.
Do voluntary work
Become a volunteer with the Foundation, it’s really rewarding! There are many opportunities open to you.
Friends of the Foundation
The Foundation can count on hundreds of individuals and organizations from various walks of life, brought together by their desire to see literacy advance.
Individuals, companies and foundations concerned by literacy all support the Foundation.
Children's personal accounts
Adults' personal accounts
Awards and distinctions
Make a donation
Annual report 2011-2012
Annual report 2010-2011
Annual report 2009-2010
Gift of Reading