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Jul. 2024 Reading Club Recap for All Schools
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Thanks so much to everyone who helped us read and give books to 109 children in Jul. 2024!
These 128 volunteers made the reading clubs a big success!
Name School Role(s)
Adame, Maria White   4th Grade Reader
Ahmad, ImranAlta Loma   Kindergarten Reader
Altman, DanielPoliti   Site Operations Helper
Amy, RenePoliti   Site Coordinator
Aniel, LizWhite   4th Grade Reader
Annoxmimbar, MalliumEsperanza   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Anton, PamelaAlta Loma   Site Coordinator
Arnold, DevynWhite   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Arrizon, Tony-ElyWhite   Site Coordinator
Avalos, KarlaEsperanza   5th Grade GLC and Reader
Axe, JasonWhite   Site Operations Helper
Barriga, JonielPoliti   Kindergarten Reader
Baum, CaseyEsperanza   3rd Grade Reader
Baumgartner, SteveGratts   5th Grade GLC and Reader
Benitez, SaraiGratts   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Bergey, PatriciaMacArthur Park   Kindergarten GLC and Reader
Bischof, SaraMagnolia   Kindergarten Reader
Boyd, CatherinePoliti   2nd Grade GLC and Reader
Brandel, NancyAlta Loma   4th Grade Reader
Caligiuri, EmiliaPoliti   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Callahan, DavidWhite   Site Coordinator
Camargo, NestorGratts   4th Grade Reader
Casanova, CherylEsperanza   4th Grade Reader
Castellanos, StephaniePoliti   Kindergarten Reader
Chironna, JonathanGratts   3rd Grade Reader
Chong, JessicaMagnolia   1st Grade Reader
Choo, SoyoonMacArthur Park   Site Coordinator
Cramer, MiaAlta Loma   Kindergarten GLC and Reader
Cruse, MeredithPoliti   4th Grade Reader
Damberg, LouiseAlta Loma   5th Grade GLC and Reader
De La Cruz, DaisyMagnolia   Kindergarten Reader
Deleon, JuliaWhite   2nd Grade Reader
Desai, NatashaAlta Loma   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Detroy, IzzyMagnolia   5th Grade Reader
Diggins, ChipMagnolia   Kindergarten GLC and Reader
Dorfman, SethAlta Loma   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Dunning, JessicaWhite   Site Coordinator
Ezuma, TiffanyMacArthur Park   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Fanter, FordPoliti   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Forbes, TaylorMacArthur Park   2nd Grade Reader
Friedrich, LieselWhite   5th Grade GLC and Reader
Gao, FionaWhite   Site Operations Helper
Gehrig, IreneWhite   3rd Grade Reader
Geist, JackiePoliti   Training Coordinator and 4th Grade Reader
Golub, JuliaWhite   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Gomez, CarolinaAlta Loma   2nd Grade Reader
Gray, AudreyMacArthur Park   2nd Grade Reader
Greene, NathanielEsperanza   4th Grade Reader
Greengard, GloriaEsperanza   Kindergarten GLC and Reader
Guardiola, AlexisMagnolia   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Halperin, ZachWhite   Site Operations Helper
Harper-Smith, KirstinMagnolia   Site Coordinator
Hartley, Margaret MEsperanza   1st Grade Reader
Heinzman, PaulMacArthur Park   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Hernandez-Arevalo, IsaacGratts   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Higgs, OmarMagnolia   2nd Grade Reader
Holland, AmberGratts   5th Grade Reader
Holloway, JamieMagnolia   Kindergarten Reader
Hook, KaitlinEsperanza   Site Coordinator
Horn, HeatherPoliti   Site Coordinator
Hunt, EricAlta Loma   2nd Grade Reader
Jakubauskaite, EvelinaGratts   1st Grade Reader
Johnson, SkyeAlta Loma   2nd Grade Reader
Keenan, TeigMacArthur Park   Site Coordinator
Kelly, CiaraMacArthur Park   Site Operations Helper
Keyne, AndrewWhite   5th Grade Reader
Kuhn, LaurenEsperanza   Site Coordinator
Lachapelle, KatePoliti   Kindergarten Reader
Landaverde, KarenMagnolia   Site Coordinator
Leung, MaggieEsperanza   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Lim, JessicaMacArthur Park   Kindergarten Reader
Marcelin, JadeMacArthur Park   2nd Grade GLC and Reader
Mardis, AaronPoliti   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Martin, ChristopherPoliti   Kindergarten GLC and Reader
Mas, JaimeMacArthur Park   5th Grade GLC and Reader
May, MarkEsperanza   Site Coordinator
Mehrabani, Sarah (Simin)White   2nd Grade Reader
Mir, DilekMagnolia   3rd Grade Reader
Morrow, BrittneyPoliti   5th Grade GLC and Reader
Nadal, MonicaMagnolia   5th Grade Reader
Oladapo, AdelasoyeGratts   Kindergarten Reader
Olson, JamiPoliti   Food Runner and 2nd Grade Reader
Olya, GabrielleAlta Loma   1st Grade Reader
Orchard, CharlieMagnolia   Site Operations Helper
Parkhani, YatinEsperanza   Kindergarten Reader
Petrauskas, LaneGratts   1st Grade Reader
Picozzi, MarissaEsperanza   2nd Grade Reader
Porter, SarahAlta Loma   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Quintanilla, JorgeGratts   3rd Grade Reader
Raisin, TessaMagnolia   4th Grade Reader
Ramesh, BrindaEsperanza   2nd Grade Reader
Rankin, BrucePoliti   3rd Grade Reader
Reese, ChloeMagnolia   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Resnick, ShaynaAlta Loma   Kindergarten Reader
Rickard, DavidEsperanza   3rd Grade Reader
Rodriguez Coe, YancyPoliti   Site Operations Helper
Rossney, GlennWhite   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Rubio, MarielAlta Loma   Site Coordinator
Rubio, MaryAlta Loma   Operations Reader
Rush, LatoyaMacArthur Park   3rd Grade Reader
Sadeghi, AreenaAlta Loma   1st Grade Reader
Sandersfeld, EmilyPoliti   Site Coordinator
Shankar, MegPoliti   1st Grade Reader
Shulse, JuliePoliti   5th Grade Reader
Smith, JenGratts   Site Coordinator
Solis, MarcoEsperanza   2nd Grade GLC and Reader
Stark-Miller, AubreyMacArthur Park   5th Grade Reader
Stevenson, SoniaMacArthur Park   Site Coordinator
Stoessl, HaleyWhite   2nd Grade GLC and Reader
Suntwanuparp, StephanieEsperanza   1st Grade Reader
Tan, Jade PearlGratts   Kindergarten Reader
Taylor, SteveEsperanza   4th Grade GLC and Reader
Terrazas, KimberlyPoliti   Kindergarten Reader
Thein, TiffanyPoliti   Kindergarten Reader
Tinsley, JamesMagnolia   5th Grade Reader
Torrese, FionaMacArthur Park   1st Grade GLC and Reader
Tran, JasonWhite   1st Grade Reader
Tran, TiffanyMagnolia   2nd Grade Reader
Trebil, BrettGratts   2nd Grade GLC and Reader
Webb, JanetPoliti   3rd Grade Reader
Wild, FranAlta Loma   Training Coordinator and 5th Grade Reader
Williams, DestinyWhite   1st Grade Reader
Wilson, KoriGratts   Site Operations Helper
Wodka, AdamMagnolia   3rd Grade GLC and Reader
Wu, HelenEsperanza   Site Operations Helper
Yang, LijieAlta Loma   5th Grade Reader
Young, ThomasEsperanza   Kindergarten Reader
Zelin, JasonPoliti   2nd Grade Reader
Jul. 2024 Participation Summary
School Children Volunteers
Alta Loma 13 18
Esperanza 10 20
Gratts 14 14
MacArthur Park 23 15
Magnolia 18 18
Politi 26 24
White 5 19
Grand Total 109 128
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 Participating Groups
-Agents of ChangeMagnolia
-Alliance for Latinx Management at Anderson (ALMA)Los Angeles
-Alumni Scholars UCLAPoliti
-Americorps NCCCMagnolia
-AonLos Angeles
-COC Psi Beta/Psych ClubMagnolia
-CognizantMacArthur Park
-Cornell Club of Los AngelesMagnolia
-Creative Artists AgencyPoliti
-CSULB Alpha Phi Omega Rho Gamma ChapterMagnolia
-CSUN CADAEsperanza
-CSUN Sigma Alpha ZetaMacArthur Park
-Delta Sigma PiWhite
-Disney VoluntEARSMagnolia
-ECHO at UCLAMagnolia
-FOX GivesMagnolia
-IGAFMagnolia, Politi
-InterNations ChangemakersPoliti
-Junior League of Los AngelesAlta Loma, Esperanza, Gratts, Los Angeles, MacArthur Park, Magnolia, Politi, White
-Kaiser PermanenteLos Angeles
-Kappa Delta Chi MSMUMagnolia
-Keck School of Medicine of USCPoliti
-L.A. WorksGratts, Los Angeles
-LA County Alternate Public DefendersWhite
-LACBA BYA Pro Bono CommitteeMacArthur Park
-LAUSD, Office of the General CounselLos Angeles
-LMU Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Tau Kappa ChapterMagnolia
-Los Angeles Auburn ClubEsperanza
-Meetup.comAlta Loma, Esperanza, Gratts, Los Angeles, Magnolia, Politi, White
-MERCYWORLDWIDEEsperanza, Los Angeles, Politi
-MIT Club of Southern CaliforniaPoliti
-Notre Dame Club of Los AngelesMacArthur Park
-NYU LAMacArthur Park
-Order of the Eastern Star, PHRA, State of CALos Angeles
-OU AlumniEsperanza
-PCC Circle K InternationalPoliti
-Penn Serves LALos Angeles
-Phi Theta Kappa, Beta Kappa DeltaLos Angeles
-Project RISHI at UCLAMacArthur Park
-Rotaract at UCLAEsperanza
-South Bay Cal Alumni ClubAlta Loma
-Stanbridge UniversityMagnolia
-Stanford Alumni CSCEsperanza
-SULA SemesterMagnolia
-Texas Exes Los Angeles ChapterMagnolia
-UCLA A Moment of MagicMagnolia
-UCLA Alpha PhiLos Angeles
-UCLA Alpha Phi OmegaLos Angeles
-UCLA Alumni Westside NetworkEsperanza
-UCLA AMWALos Angeles
-UCLA Anderson School of ManagementLos Angeles
-UCLA ASDAMagnolia
-UCLA Bruin Belles Service AssociationPoliti
-UCLA Chi OmegaMagnolia
-UCLA Circle KMagnolia
-UCLA FISHLos Angeles
-UCLA Lambda Theta NuMagnolia
-UCLA Latino Alumni Association (ULAA)Esperanza
-UCLA Morning Sign OutLos Angeles
-UCLA Mortar Board, Agathai ChapterMacArthur Park
-UCLA Phi Sigma RhoMagnolia
-UCLA Regents Scholar SocietyAlta Loma
-UCLA School on WheelsLos Angeles
-UCLA Sigma Alpha MuLos Angeles
-UCLA Theta TauMacArthur Park
-UCLA Volunteer CenterLos Angeles
-UNICEF at UCLALos Angeles
-University Catholic Center at UCLAEsperanza, Los Angeles
-University of Miami Alumni Association Los Angeles CanesPoliti
-University of Michigan Club - Los AngelesMagnolia
-USC Beta Alpha PsiMagnolia
-USC Circle K InternationalMagnolia
-USC Friends and Neighbors DayMagnolia
-USC Sigma Gamma RhoMagnolia
-Westside Cal Alumni ClubEsperanza
-Yale UniversityGratts, Politi