OUR MISSION | Representation through Cartoonization |

Providing contextualized learning materials for marginalized communities

The Dan Danielson Memorial Fund

None of this would have been possible without him.

Books Unbound’s #1 Supporter: Dan Danielson.

What We Do:

Cartoonize Communities

Everyone likes cartoons, especially the ones that look like them. Our learning materials are simple, relatable, and culturally sensitive. This fosters greater engagement.

Learn more about our work!

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The Universal Human Rights

Everybody should learn about their rights!

We created this simplified version of the Universal Human Rights as an educational tool for children that encourages discussion and awareness of their rights. It has been designed to reach literate and illiterate children through its picture-based and contextualized approach.

Check out both versions:

Full Color Version | Coloring Book Version

Featured Project:

When You Feel Sad, Mad, or Scared…

It’s critical to support Rohingya refugees by encouraging dialogue around mental health. The purpose of our animations is to provide a safe and encouraging environment so the Rohingya people feel comfortable to share about their well-being.

Sponsored by IOM – UN Migration

Projects

Picture Dictionary Project

Contextualized picture dictionaries for any community.

At Home | Around the World

What have you been up to during the COVID lockdown?

The COVID-19 Project

Cartoonizing the global community to spread awareness of the COVID-19 pandemic.

For the Girls

Girls only! Fully contextualized to show the stages of womanhood.

The Human Rights Project

Cartoonizing the Universal Human Rights for everyone to learn.

Exercise is for Everyone Project

Exercise is important for our mental and physical health. And it's for everyone!

Hire Us

We work as content creators, researchers, and designers for various organizations. We’ll design custom materials for your projects. Everything will be contextualized and culturally specific to the target community.

Working with refugees? Looking for something culturally relevant? Our Rohingya Picture Dictionary might help you out!
Region-focus: South and Southeast Asian
Religion-focus: Muslim
Languages: English, English – Burmese
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Give

Our projects are supported by you! Your donation covers the cost for printing and developing materials. Help us bring more informal learning into communities, one cartoon at a time.

Host a Photo Exhibition

We take participants on a journey to learn about the refugee crisis through photos and storytelling. We offer pop-up photo exhibitions to increase awareness and advocacy.

Custom Projects

Are you in need of culturally relevant, picture-based learning materials? We develop custom projects based on your need. Materials are available in various mediums (books, flashcards, posters, etc). Let us “cartoonize” your curriculum.

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