Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
In just two days we will be exploring the "Wonders of Science
& Technology" at our reading clubs! If you are not
signed up with us already,
sign up today, then join our
November 14th Facebook Event.
signed up but cannot join us after all, be sure to
cancel online to open your spot for someone else. The deadline for canceling is 3pm tomorrow.
also our College Spirit month, so be sure to
wear your college's logo. The competition is on to see
which college has the most volunteers representing their alma
mater at this Saturday's reading clubs!
Thanks to the generosity of our volunteers and several colleges,
every child at the reading clubs this Saturday will receive an item with a college logo - part of our efforts to nurture early college
8 MORE MARATHON RUNNERS NEEDED
Do you know any runners? Please forward this email to them and ask them to join
Reading to Kids in the 2016 Skechers
Performance Los Angeles Marathon!
We urgently need
eight more runners to join us in one of the best marathons in
the country on Sunday, February 14th (Valentine's Day).
share this Facebook page with any of your runner friends
to encourage them to join our team!
Runners can run either the full marathon or a half-marathon, and
the dollars raised will go to support our monthly reading
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 marathonreadingtokids.org
for all the details.
IMPORTANT NOTE: To register to run on
Reading to Kids, you MUST receive from us a
special web address by Nov. 30th to use when registering on the Skechers
Performance Los Angeles Marathon website.
2015 ANNUAL FUND DRIVE UPDATE!
The 2015 Annual Fund Drive is off to a great start with $5,994 donated from 110 donors!
Those who have donated can see their names listed on our
2015 Annual Fund Drive page. If you have not yet donated, be sure to donate today so we can add your name there, too.
Our Annual Fund Drive lasts until December 31st, and our goal this year is to raise $45,000 from 500 donors. Please help us meet that goal by spreading the word to your friends and co-workers!
How Can You Help?
1) Make a pledge to donate by check or
online. Contributions of any amount are greatly appreciated!
2) Show your support by asking friends and family to contribute!
Look under the "Help us Fundraise!" header
our handy donor sheet
for raising money with your friends and co-workers,
a sample email you can easily personalize, and
tips for fundraising.
Also, 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!
WANT MORE READING TO KIDS?
JOIN US AT THESE UPCOMING EVENTS!
We look forward to seeing you at any of the above!