Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
Our October reading clubs are traditionally our largest of the year, so we'll need your help to recruit 344 more volunteers over the next
If you haven't already, please join our October 8th Facebook event. It really helps us when you do because your friends can see you're attending the reading clubs. Help us spread the word by inviting them to join!
After you join, don't forget to go to our website and
sign up with us.
It would also be a huge help if you
printed out this flyer and posted it
at your work or favorite community bulletin board. Please also use our convenient email template (in PDF) to recruit volunteers!
You are our super recruiters who make great reading clubs happen!
BRING YOUR GROUP TO READING TO KIDS
Would your co-workers love to join you at the reading clubs? Is your campus group looking for a fun volunteer opportunity? Does your alumni organization need an event to attend together? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, it is time to sign them up for
Reading to Kids!
Reading to Kids Volunteer Groups recruit volunteers for the reading clubs. In addition to a fantastic volunteer experience, groups who regularly recruit and bring volunteers are thanked on our website as "Friends & Supporters."
we had 101 members of
Junior League of Los Angeles join us on September 10th. 14 members of
JHRTS and 11 members of
Stanford Alumni CSC also joined us at Los Angeles and Esperanza, respectively.
If you have a connection with a business, alumni association, campus group, or other organization whose members might enjoy volunteering with
Reading to Kids, start recruiting now!
up your group with Reading to Kids, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (310) 479-7455, and we'll get your group started!
CURRICULUM CRAFTS THIS SUNDAY,
BINGO OCT. 19TH!
For details on each of the events below, check out our handy
calendar on our website!
CURRICULUM & CRAFTS MEETING SUNDAY, 9/25
This Sun. Sept. 25, join the
Curriculum Committee at Noon in the Reading to Kids office to help create the activity and craft guides for the October books!
Our address is 1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210, Los Angeles, CA 90025.
Click here for our Facebook event, or
click here for the Evite!
JOIN US OCTOBER 19TH FOR LEGENDARY BINGO
Mark your calendars to play
Legendary Bingo at
Hamburger Mary's in West Hollywood! If you've been before, you know it's a blast. If you haven't, it's time to see what you've been missing!
There is a $20 suggested donation at the door (cash only, please!) which includes 9 regular bingo
games and one grand prize bingo game with fantastic prizes! The show is R-rated and a ton of fun!
WHEN: Wednesday, October 19th, 7pm - 9pm
WHERE: Hamburger Mary's Restaurant
8288 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
For more details, visit our
Bingo event on Facebook and invite your friends!
Please also click on the above flyer, print it out, then post it wherever many people are likely to see it, perhaps with a note that you are going and inviting others to join you.
You can also help us gather prizes for the bingo winners! To help you get started, here is information about Reading to Kids you can share with potential donors, as well as a donation form for them to complete.
We'd also like to have a celebrity host as a bingo caller. Please contact us at email@example.com if you can personally reach out to any celebrities who would like to help your favorite good cause!
MARATHON RUNNERS WANTED!
Are you a runner? Do you know any runners? Please ask them to run for a reason by joining Team Reading to Kids in next year's 2017 Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon on Sunday, March 19th!
The dollars our runners raise support our monthly reading clubs. If you or a runner you know is interested in becoming one of our fundraising runners or creating a fundraising team, please email Chris Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org!
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, AHMANSON FOUNDATION!
We thank the
Ahmanson Foundation for their recent
$10,000 grant to Reading to Kids! This is the seventh $10,000 grant they have awarded us since 2004, and their support allows us to share your joy of reading with thousands of children every year!
Thanks, and be sure to sign up and recruit for our October 8th reading clubs!
Charlie Orchard, Tiara Johnson, and Jasmine Scales
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 479-7435 (FAX)
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