Dear Friends of Reading to Kids,
Join the party and
sign up here for our March 14th "Music & Entertainment"
Please also join our March 14th Facebook event and invite your friends to the celebration, too.
Generous musicians will be sharing the gift of music
with students at each of our eight schools.
to find out who will be performing at your school!
We are looking for a back-up musician who could fill in if one of our musicians has to cancel. If you or someone you know could be a back-up musician the morning of March 14th, please contact us at
PLEASE SUPPORT OUR
MARATHON AND 5K RUNNERS
AND/OR HAND OUT WATER DURING THE MARATHON!
Reading to Kids as they run the Los Angeles Marathon on
March 8th or the Big 5K on March 7th!
So far they have raised $10,192 while training for hundreds of miles, and they have just 18 more days to reach their $20,000 fundraising goal! If you can donate a buck a mile
to your favorite runner, you'll help fuel them towards the finish line!
With every mile they train and every dollar they raise, these valiant souls help you inspire kids with a love of reading.
HAND OUT WATER DURING THE RACE!
Help represent Reading to Kids during the marathon by handing out water to the runners!
Our group will be at Water Station Mile 5 at Glendale Blvd., between Bellevue and Kent St. in Echo Park, on Sunday, March 8th from 5am - 11am.
Click this link to sign up. Our group is
Reading to Kids and our shift location should be
listed in green. Click the box to the green J05 Water Station Mile 5 shift, complete the form, and sign up to volunteer!
PLEASE HELP US FIND
BINGO PRIZE & AUCTION ITEMS
Our next Legendary Bingo fundraisers at
Hamburger Mary's in West Hollywood are set for April and September, and we need your help gathering prizes for the bingo winners!
To help you get started, here is information about Reading to Kids to share with potential donors, as well as a donation form for them to complete.
We especially enjoy awarding gift certificates,
amusement park and theater tickets, gift bags, and
autographed items! Anything unique is great, too!
If you work at or have a connection with products or services to offer, please help us by asking for a donation to our events.
For details on any of our events, check out our handy
calendar on our website!
READ ACROSS AMERICA NEXT FRI. 2/28
AT GRATTS ELEMENTARY!
In celebration of Dr. Seuss's birthday, one of our
partner schools, Gratts Learning Academy for Young Scholars, is celebrating Read Across America next Friday, February 28th, and they need our help!
Interested in volunteering?
To be a guest reader at
Gratts Elementary next
Friday, February 28th, click on the above image for details on how to register with them.
For more info., call Ms. Sauceda at (213) 250-2932 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gratts can really use you, our experienced
Reading to Kids volunteers, to show the kids and other volunteers how reading aloud is done!
Thanks, and please sign up early for our March 14th reading clubs before they fill up!
Charlie Orchard, Talethe Jackson, & Anthony Reyes
Reading to Kids
1600 Sawtelle Blvd, Suite 210
Los Angeles, CA 90025
(310) 479-7435 (FAX)
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