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Great Kiwi Bookathon 2022

We're fundraising for...

The Great Kiwi Bookathon is a first for Blind Low Vision NZ.

Throughout the month of June our team will be joining 3000+ Kiwi schoolkids and reading as many books as we possibly can.

We’ll be raising money for those who are blind, deafblind or have low vision so please support our team in this.

Our Achievements

Halfway to target

Target achieved

Shared on social media

First donation received

$50 Raised

$100 raised

$500 Raised

Thank you to our Sponsors


Grandma And Grampa

We are so proud of you for doing this!



Hello Mara. I hope you will achieve your goal. Have fun. Opa


Amanda Frankl

Looking forward to hearing which book is your favorite. Proud of you for fundraising!


Bronwyn Sweeney

Have a great month Mara!


U R A Star

Fabulous you reading and reading - reddit reddit ( - ;



Hi Leah. What a lovely and generous thing to do. I am so proud of you! If you find you are short of your goal let us know and we will help out!1. Lots of love Grandma and Grandad xxxx


Matched Donation

From a very special and generous Blind Low Vision NZ supporter


Mum And Dad

Well done, Mara P! We are so proud of all the hard work you've put into this reading over the last month!


Jason Withell

Awesome work Leah



Go Leah!!!!


Charlotte France




Go Leah - you are such a bookworm it's great you are doing this :)


Natasha Gillam

What a great idea. Good luck with fundraising


Ella Hard

Go Mara! What a special cause to be fundraising for. Happy reading x


Kate & Dani

Fantastic Leah - well done!


Maddy Brown

Have a great month of reading! Can't wait to hear about all the books you've enjoyed the most xx


Lauren, Pete, Rebecca And Elizabeth Wash

So many books. Awesome effort Leah.


Felipa Borthwick



Ágnes Szabó

Happy reading, Mara!



Good work Leah!!!


Chloe Meffan

This is so cool Leah! Happy reading


Douglas O' Sullivan

Well done Mara!! Great work!



Happy reading Mara. Hope you've got lots of great books lined up for the bookstore. I've nearly finished the Goblet of Fire now.



Go Mara!! What an awesome reader you are. Love your friend Marius 😊


Nathan Roberts

Great work!


Gill Roberts

Hey I didn't know you were doing this?! Great job.


Zoe Pullman