Come learn about our globetrotting, Ecuadorian volunteer Juan David Núñez Hurtado!

On July 23rd, Libraries Without Borders and the State Library of Queensland inaugurated the first Ideas Box in northern Queensland, Australia for the aboriginal community of Mapoon. This Ideas Box was also made possible by the support of Puma Energy Foundation and the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation.

Get to know our native New Yorker volunteer Matt Ender-Silberman!

Read about our literature-loving volunteer Madeline Ochi!

Come get to know our resident young and precocious volunteer Larry Dang!

With some help from our local partners at the New York Public Library and arts education organization DreamYard, the Ideas Box has had a steady stream of visitors every day. Although a large portion of the patrons have been elementary school children, people of all ages have been utilizing the resources provided by the Ideas Box.

A recent report finds that 15% of Americans remain offline, the majority of them being under the poverty level. The Ideas Box works to fill this access gap.

Please meet our tech-savvy volunteer Jeremy Fox!

Getting to know Yanjie (Jenny) Zheng, our first Volunteer of the Week.

On July 15th, LWB launched a new Ideas Box project in the South Bronx, the least affluent congressional district in the US. The project was developed with local partners to serve a community where 38% of constituents live at or below the federal poverty line.