employment, better physical and emotional health,
stronger families and communities and less crime.
Help us eradicate illiteracy.

758 million individuals across the globe are illiterate.

Through the help of our donors and volunteers, we are on a mission to change that.


With just $14 dollars a month, you could help someone learn to read & write.


Alfalit International values and depends on volunteers to help enable our cause.

Change a life

Alfalit’s programs help enable families to build a better future for themselves.

We help the poorest in 16 countries

122 million children across the globe are illiterate

Student Success: building her future

Most people know that illiteracy causes poverty, but they do not know how to stop this vicious cycle. Alfalit International provides literacy and educational programs to the poorest and neediest populations around the world. Thanks to the support of our donors and volunteers, Alfalit International has helped over 8 million people to learn to read and write, in their own language, through our life-changing programs.


Just $14 dollars a month could help someone
learn to read & write


Alfalit teaches students how to read, write and do basic math for approximately $145 per student. An illiterate student can reach a third grade level of education within 9-12 months.


Alfalit offers basic education, for youth and adults, up to a 6th grade level in Reading and Writing to help streamline them into the private and public education system.


“Nearly 8 million people learned how to read and write through Alfalit and our vision today is to build on their success and continue to deliver literacy, basic education and life-changing programs free of charge to the neediest populations around the world.” 

Alfalit earns coveted 4-Star rating from Charity Navigator

Our strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned us a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator.

Alfalit International’s rating and other information about charitable giving are available free of charge on More detailed information about Alfalit International’s rating is available to Charity Navigator site visitors who become registered users, another free service.


Honarary board member

MAKS Joins
the Alfalit

We are pleased to annouce that Maks Chmerkovskiy has joined Alfalit International in the position of Honorary Board Member. Join him in his fight to help eradicate illiteracy around the world!

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