About Us

SIL LEAD is a faith-based nonprofit organization dedicated to helping local, community-based organizations use their own languages to improve their quality of life...   Learn More

Our work integrates language, education and development.  Learn More

Our work integrates language, education and development.  Learn More

More than 7,000 languages are spoken today.

How can we help communities use their own language to teach reading or improve health? 

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Multilingual education improves reading and learning. Learn More

Multilingual education improves reading and learning. Learn More

Health Localization         

Health localization improves access to information. Learn More

Health localization improves access to information. Learn More

Technology can simplify language development.  Learn More

Technology can simplify language development.  Learn More

Our Peruvian partner, AIDI, has identified 24 indigenous teachers who demonstrate good character, academic capability, and teaching skills. These teachers need scholarships to complete the requirements their teaching certification. 

Our Peruvian partner, AIDI, has identified 24 indigenous teachers who demonstrate good character, academic capability, and teaching skills. These teachers need scholarships to complete the requirements their teaching certification. 

By some estimates, one-third to one-half of the indigenous teachers in the Peruvian Amazon may soon be forced from their jobs. Find out how together we can help them. 

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