Hannah Richards is based in Room to Read’s New York office and has been working for the organization for the last 2 ½ years. On the Global Business Development team, she works across markets driving revenue and improving processes in annual fund and the chapter volunteer network. Originally from outside Boston, she’s been working in the non-profit education and arts sector for quite some time and recently finished up an MBA from Cornell University.
Room to Read is a global organization seeking to transform the lives of millions of children in Asia and Africa by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Founded on the belief that World Change Starts with Educated Children, Room to Read works in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments to develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children and to ensure girls have the skills and support needed to complete their secondary education. Since 2000, Room to Read has impacted the lives of nearly nine million children and aims to reach 10 million children by 2015. Learn more at www.roomtoread.org.