Lithuanian National Section of IBBY (International Board on Books for Young People) is a global and voluntary NGO whose mission is to protect children’s rights to an accessible culture regardless of their race, nationality, gender, social or other circumstances. IBBY responds to a variety of crises around the world such as wars, natural and man-made disasters by providing children with books, puppet theatre, games and cultural activities.
As a small organization with limited financial resources, IBBY is reaching out to our communities for urgent help. All kinds of donations are highly appreciated. All donors will be acknowledged on their website (https://www.ibbylietuva.lt), other social media outlets and via SCCL channels.
How can you contribute?
– by collecting/buying the necessary items and handing them over to IBBY
– by donating money to their account (Purpose: “Pabėgėlių vaikams”)
Refugee children lack the simplest stationery supplies and other goods, please see the list below.