We’ve been listed as one of the ‘Top 100 Changemakers of 2020’ in the category of Literacy & Education!
In January 2020, the Big Issue dedicated an entire edition of their magazine to Changemakers - selecting 100 Changemakers that they believe will change things in the new year. Listed among the campaigners and campaigns, was the Book Refuge.
You can find out more about the Big Issue's Changemakers list here.
We just want to thank everyone who has supported us since our relaunch in 2019. There is no way we could have opened mini-libraries in 30 homeless shelters and services without their support - particularly those who have gone out of their way to donate books and deliver them.
And thank you so much to the Big Issue for this honour! We are so delighted and eagerly look forward to what 2020 will bring.
Across art, tech, literacy, journalism, housing and more, this special edition runs down our top 100 changemakers in 2019. We hope you are inspired.
Thank you so much to those who supported us since our relaunch and to the
for this honour! We are so delighted and eagerly look forward to what 2020 will bring