Our Global Impact
Brink Literacy Project works worldwide to increase literacy rates and empower communities through storytelling.
Move around the map to see how many writers, artists, readers, and students we work with every year through our education programs, free online resource center, and publishing division.
Our education programs are delivered in England, Canada, Mexico, Scotland, and the United States, including California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Nevada, New York, Ohio, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Washington, and Wisconsin.
Our global community includes universities and organizations in Afghanistan, Scotland, and 11 states within the United States, while 127,000 writers in 195 countries use our free online resources every year.
So far this year, we have published male, female, and non-binary writers from Armenia, England, Ghana, Haiti, Korea, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Scotland, and the United States. We have spent 1,850 staff hours offering free guidance and mentorship to writers of all backgrounds.
Partner With Us
By partnering with universities and community organizations around the world, Brink Literacy Project amplifies its ability to connect readers with new and unusual writing, arm students with vital professional experience, and provide space for diverse voices to tell their stories.
Brink provides unparalleled professional experiences and guidance through its internship and resources
Brink provides a publishing platform for the voices of underserved and diverse communities
Work for Us
If you’ve ever had the pleasure of meeting Brink staffers, you’ll quickly learn that almost every one of them was an intern once upon a time. By growing our staff team in this way, we raise up new and underrepresented voices within the heart of our organization. While our internships are a great way to get a crash course in the literary industry, they can often provide a path to what can become a long and rewarding professional relationship.
Working with Brink helped me to confirm a genuine interest in the field of editing and publication. While before I was not sure if this industry was something I could make a career out of, after my experiences through Brink I feel prepared, confident, and motivated to continue pursuing opportunities in this field. I truly did find the level of assignments to be an effective bridge between theory and industry work.Dana Benelli
Spring 2019 Intern
The two best parts of working with Brink are their community of lovely, passionate word nerds, and their commitment and respect for the artist. The skills I gained at Brink helped me transition into my first professional editorial position in publishing!Jordan Ryder
Fall 2018 Intern
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