We Need Diverse Books Gains 501-c-3 Nonprofit Status
Under the direction of founder Ellen Oh, WNDB has launched the Walter Dean Myers Award and grant program for diverse authors; a publishing internship program; a WNDB in the Classroom initiative; and much more.
WNDB is committed to the ideal that embracing diversity will lead to acceptance, empathy, and ultimately equality. Being recognized as a public charity will strengthen us in our mission to make the literary landscape more inclusive. (Publishers Weekly)