Becoming a Beanstalk trained reading helper is a great way to make a lasting difference to a child’s life and enjoy a highly rewarding volunteering experience. Read more
Beanstalk's project to boost the language and communication development of nursery school children has been awarded £1 million in funding from players of People’s Postcode Lottery. Read more
Last year 34% of children left primary school unable to read well. These children are at risk of the damaging long-term effects of poor literacy. You can rewrite this story and ensure every child has the gift of reading by donating to Beanstalk today. Read more
Find out more about how we can help more children discover the magic of reading. Read more
Beanstalk recruits, trains and supports volunteers to provide one-to-one literacy support in primary schools to children who have fallen behind with their reading. Beanstalk trained reading helpers transform the lives of the children they support, turning them into confident, passionate and able readers. Volunteer today. Donate today. Change a child's life.
Volunteer today to make a lasting difference to a child’s life.
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It is thanks to our thousands of supporters that we are able to deliver our one-to-one support to children. If you would like to make a real difference to a child, you can do so by giving time, money or by fundraising for us. Read more
In the latest instalment of our reading helper stories, Catriona Taylor shares her experience of engaging boys who are reluctant readers. Read more