Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
We are in the final five days of the 2018
Annual Fund Drive and just $7,000 short of our goal!
So far 578 donors have given $48,015, so we need YOUR help to reach our $55,000 goal by midnight this Monday, December 31st. Here is what you can do:
1 - Donate online or make a pledge to donate by check
today by visiting our
2018 Annual Fund Drive page. Contributions of
any amount are greatly appreciated!
2) Show your support by asking friends and family to
2018 Annual Fund Drive
page and look under the "Help us Fundraise!"
header for resources, including information on creating your own
personalized fundraising page on Facebook, our handy
donor sheet for raising money with your friends and
tips for fundraising, and so much more.
3. Double your donation! If your workplace matches donations to nonprofits, please share
with them your donation, and ask them to consider matching it. In this way you double your donation and share with others your enthusiasm
for Reading to Kids!
Once they know about Reading to Kids, many will want to donate -
we just need you to ask!
Note: If donating by check, please
make sure the check is dated on or before December 31,
2018. If donating by credit card, the
donation must be made on or before December 31, 2018.
JANUARY 12TH READING CLUBS
Please be sure to sign up for the next reading clubs!
Click here to submit your RSVP for our
"Mysteries & Adventure", then "join" the
January 12th reading club event on
Facebook and invite your friends!
CRAFTS & READING GUIDE MEETING SUNDAY, 1/6
4 USED COMPUTERS AND TABLETS WANTED
At the January 12th reading clubs we are eager to give away a computer or tablets to one lucky kid at each school.
If you or your employer have any working computers that are less than 6 years old running Windows 7 or later, or any Macintosh computers less than 7 years old, or any iPads or similar tablets, we can give them to deserving kids!
We especially need working computers (CPUs), whether or not they come with monitors, keyboards, etc. Please email us at
firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
2 MORE MARATHON RUNNERS NEEDED
Do you know any runners? Are you a
runner? We are looking for three more runners to join
Team Reading to Kids in the 2019 Skechers Performance Los
Angeles Marathon on Sunday,
We're looking for two more marathon runners to join us in one of the best marathons in the country.
share this Facebook group with any of your runner
friends to encourage them to join our team! If you are interested or want to learn more, please email
Chris Martin at
IMPORTANT NOTE: To register to run
on behalf of Reading to Kids, you
MUST receive from us a special web address
to use when registering on the Skechers
Performance Los Angeles Marathon website.
Thank you for all of your support in 2018 - you helped us reach thousands of kids this year, whether you read at the clubs, volunteered in our
Taskforce committees, donated money or supplies, attended our events, or spread the word about Reading to Kids!
We hope you have a great New Year and we will see you in 2019!
Charlie Orchard, Jessica Brown-Clark, & Michele Brito
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 479-7435 (FAX)
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