Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
Our Halloween, Magic, and Monsters reading
clubs are this Saturday, and we need 70 more volunteers, especially at
Please join us and ask your friends, co-workers, and family members to help us read aloud
spooky and fun stories to an expected
1,200 plus kids eager to see the
magicians we'll have performing this Saturday!
Here are 5 easy things you can do right now to help!
If you haven't already, please
visit our website now and sign up.
October 8th Facebook event to let your
friends know the fun you'll be up to this Saturday!
Whether or not you can volunteer this Saturday,
post on your Twitter/Facebook/Instagram/ etc.
we need more volunteers. We provide a
sample post below, but in whatever you post please be
sure to include the following two things:
- The reading clubs are this Saturday morning, October
8th, near downtown LA
- Volunteers must sign up online at
www.readingtokids.org before 3pm this Friday
My favorite volunteer organization, Reading to Kids,
needs more volunteers for their October 8th reading
clubs this Saturday. The theme is "Halloween, Magic, and
Monsters", and we'll have a magician performing for the
kids. Join me at ### Elementary School for a fantastic
morning of reading to elementary school kids near
downtown LA. To join me, sign up online today at
If you have people in mind who you think would really
like to read with us, tag them in your post. It will
alert them to the reading clubs and show up in their
friends' news feeds.
Use our handy
email template (in PDF) to
encourage people you know to sign up to read with us!
Print out this flyer and post it in
heavily populated locations such as coffee shops, the
gym, your office or other various community centers.
Make it a personal and fun social event by including the
school at which you'll be reading or encouraging them to
Politi, and White
At these Oct. 8th reading clubs, feel free to wear
Halloween costumes, too!
signed up for the Oct. 8th reading clubs but know you can't
make it after all, please be sure to
cancel your RSVP as soon as you can.
LEGENDARY BINGO ON OCTOBER 19TH
Join Reading to Kids
Legendary Bingo at
Hamburger Mary's in West Hollywood!
The drinks are strong, the drag queen bingo is "R" rated,
and seating is limited, so be sure to reserve your seat in advance!
Please click the image above for a flyer in .PDF format, and forward it to anyone you know who may be interested in going to our Legendary Bingo Night. You can also print out the flyer and post it wherever many people are likely to see it, perhaps with a note that you are going and inviting others to join you.
WHEN: Wednesday, October 19, 7pm - 9pm
WHERE: Hamburger Mary's Restaurant
8288 Santa Monica Blvd.
West Hollywood, CA 90046
Cost: $20 suggested donation (cash only, please!), which includes 9 regular bingo games and one grand prize bingo game with fantastic prizes!
Legendary Bingo is very popular and there is limited seating available. Plan to arrive before 7:00 p.m.
to get a seat. We strongly suggest making a reservation (you must have a party of
4 or more) at Hamburger Mary's to ensure your seat.
All proceeds go to Reading to Kids. For more details, visit our
Bingo event on Facebook and invite your friends!
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 email@example.com!
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 AGAIN TO THE
ELLA FITZGERALD CHARITABLE FOUNDATION!
Charlie Orchard, Tiara Johnson, and Jasmine Scales
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 479-7435 (FAX)
Make a donation: