Become a Beanstalk reading helper to make a lasting difference to a child's life and enjoy a unique volunteering experience. Read more
Become a Story Starter volunteer and give a child in a local nursery the skills, confidence and attitude to start primary school ready to read. Read more
Trek to the summit of North Africa’s highest peak and help spread the magic of reading. Read more
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Beanstalk recruits, trains and supports volunteers to provide one-to-one literacy support in nurseries and 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
Matt Oldfield, author of the Heroes Football series and a Beanstalk reading helper, shares his experience of being a reading helper. Read more
A new volunteering programme has been launched in London by the national literacy charity Beanstalk to help transition retirees into their post-work life. Read more