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The problem of poverty can't be solved by food aid alone.
Knowledge Aid stands on the belief that education is the most sustainable means for real and permanent good.
The foundation supports local and international literacy and educational based non-profit organizations by supporting them in collecting and shipping, books to developing regions around the world.
In addition, Knowledge Aid provides scholarships to first generation college students who are or come from refugee families.
Change happens at the roots, and there is no better seed than education
We are on a mission to empower local change agents across the
globe to furnish libraries around the world and advance the
education of first generation refugee college students
Join us as we make a lasting change Join us as we make a lasting change.
123 million youths globally are illiterate. 61% of which are women and girls.
100% of your donations go to programs implemented by our vetted partnered organizations and schools.
With our partners we have furnished libraries in over 8 countries world wide, with more to come.
“We cannot build our own future without helping others to build theirs.”
“Knowledge is a key to everything and one that teach us
how to safeguard our communities, I became aware of
this NGO through my friend Åwet Goitom
Amanda Lindhout, Canadian Humanitarian, Former Journalist, and founder The Global Enrichment Foundation.
“Education is freedom, and books are the
keys to that freedom, thank you for what
you and your organization is doing”
Argentine Education Minister, Esteban
“When you see a young person like Awet taking a stand you can not help but jump on board, Education is the only true way out of poverty and freedom for girls”
Irina Bokova; Director-General of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
“Save the World one book at a time! Make Love (and read books) not war. Join
Knowledge Aid in helping to empower tomorrow’ s leaders today! Sometimes one
book is all it takes to inspire greatness!”
Muscatine HUGO ChulachakChakrabongse
"Please support Knowledge Aid and click like! It is an organization started by an Eritrean that has been honoured at the Clinton Global Initiative, Knowledge Aid sends hundreds of books to Eritrea and Kenya because they believe that change can happen through education not food aid!”
Supermodel, Anna Maria Lewiarz
"I think this is one of the smartest things I have seen in a long while....and I am sure it will be the most effective way to raise kids so they will be wise and solve the problems they may be facing!"
Supermodel Christie Brinkley
"I love Knowledge Aid! Sustainable aid! Genius! I mean this is a no-brainer, providing water and education."
Miss USA, Olivia Culpo
"I remember how special my first book was to me, and I'm so happy to support Knowledge Aid as it helps children all over the world feel that same joy."
Humanitarian, Actress, Model, Businesswoman Beverly Johnson