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Reading to Kids News
July 12, 2018
 

Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,

Our July 14th "Summer Fun & Games" reading clubs for this Saturday are full at the moment, but please keep checking back for openings today and tomorrow before 3pm!

If you signed up for the reading clubs but can't join us, please cancel your RSVP before 3pm tomorrow so someone else may take your place!

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PLEASE JOIN OUR OPERATIONS TEAMS

Veteran volunteers help out with logistics

We need experienced volunteers to help train volunteers, be a GLC, or especially to be a second or third Site Coordinator at any of our schools.

These smaller summer reading clubs are the best times to step into any of these important roles - all training will be pleasantly provided!

Please e-mail us at info@readingtokids.org to help create wonderful reading clubs!

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HELP US FIND GRANTS!

The Vons Foundation grant check presentation

Did you know Reading to Kids receives about half of our funding from corporation and foundation grants? For example, over the last 12 years three of our volunteers helped us receive $196,000 in grants from their employers!

Please check to see if your employer offers grants that Reading to Kids can apply to, and let us know! You may help us buy thousands of books for kids!

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MARKETING COMMITTEE CONFERENCE CALL
MONDAY, 7/16 AT 6:15PM

Tabling for Reading to Kids

Join us this Monday night for our Marketing Committee conference call at 6:15pm - 8:15pm! The call-in number is (310) 853-1508, and we can use your help planning outreach strategies and our Annual Fund Drive!

Click here for our Facebook event or click here for the Evite!

For details on any of our events, check out our handy calendar on our website.

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READING TO KIDS IS HIRING - APPLY EARLY!

Reading to Kids is hiring a Literacy Coordinator through AmeriCorps for a 12 month position starting in November! The position is posted on our website, where you can read it by clicking on the Literacy Coordinator button below Latest News.

Reading to Kids is Hiring

Please also share the above link to the position with anyone you think would be a good fit, especially if they have volunteered with us as readers or other roles!

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Thanks, and we hope to see you at this Saturday's reading clubs!

Sincerely,

Charlie Orchard, Jessica Brown-Clark, & Jake Bakke
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 479-7455
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JULY 2018
Reading Club RSVPs
School RSVPs Capacity
Alta Loma 25 25
Esperanza 46 46
Gratts 36 36
Los Angeles 27 27
MacArthur Park 34 34
Magnolia 27 27
Politi 32 32
White 26 26
TOTAL 253 253
JULY Books. . .
Kindergarten book
Kindergarten
First Grade book
First Grade
Second Grade book
Second Grade
Third Grade book
Third Grade
Fourth Grade book
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade book
Fifth Grade

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