The Emirates Literature Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to supporting and nurturing a love of literature in the UAE and across the region. Since its inception, the Foundation has initiated numerous year-round cultural activities including the award-winning Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, attended by tens of thousands of visitors every year.
We rely on the support and dedication of our sponsors, benefactors and volunteers, who have been instrumental in making the Foundation and its many initiatives a success.
If you would like to join our community and support our activities, here are some of the ways you can get involved:
Become a Volunteer
Every year, over 300 volunteers from around the UAE join the Foundation family, make new friends and discover new literary favourites.
Become a Partner
By becoming a partner, you contribute towards building on the Foundation’s initiatives, in line with the National Reading Policy.
Become a Foundation Friend
Foundation Friends are our core supporters. By becoming a Friend, you can enjoy year-round benefits while giving back to the community.