There are 258 million children around the world who do not know how to read or write.

Our vision is of a world where no child is ever denied the chance to learn.

children have received a second chance education

Through parental and community outreach, our programs have reached a total of 136,693 people.

%

of Luminos graduates transition to government school

Primary school completing rates are nearly twice as high among Luminos children than government school students.

months of
joyful learning

Luminos students not only catch up to grade level in 10 months; they graduate happier & more confident than their peers.

10-month program

Literacy and numeracy

Play-based learning
Learning how to learn
4x as many reading hours

Costs as low as $150 per student annually

10-month program

Literacy and numeracy

Play-based learning
Learning how to learn
4x as many reading hours

Costs as low as $150 per student annually

Our programs have expanded to reach 120,834 children across Ethiopia, Liberia, and Lebanon. That’s great, but we need to significantly scale up our reach if we ever hope to get every child in school and learning.
That’s where you come in.

Our programs have expanded to reach 120,834 children across Ethiopia, Liberia, and Lebanon. That’s great, but we need to significantly scale up our reach if we ever hope to get every child in school and learning.
That’s where you come in.

Featured  Blog

The Fight for Education Equality in Liberia: Living Up to My Father’s Example

Abba Karnga Jr., Program Manager, Liberia, reflects on his own educational journey in Liberia. Read more >

Featured Blog

The Fight for Education Equality in Liberia: Living Up to My Father’s Example

Abba Karnga Jr., Program Manager, Liberia, reflects on his own educational journey. Read more >


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The Luminos Fund is a 501(c)(3), tax-exempt charitable organization registered in the United States (EIN 36-4817073).