Yes! It is official. I'm helping with a charity that is doing amazing things to improve literacy in the United States and Worldwide!
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World Read Aloud Day - March 7, 2012
I will be setting up an event in Billings, Montana to promote World Read Aloud Day and do some fundraising. My goal is to raise at least $100 for Litworld. The ambassador who raises the most money will be honored at LitWorld's Gala in May of 2012. I'll keep you posted on my progress.
I ordered 250 bookmarks to celebrate World Read Aloud Day.
Helping this growing organization meet it's goals is very exciting.
What will LitWorld Accomplish?
By 2014: Help one million children learn to read.
By 2016: Equip ten thousand literacy leaders to effect change that will impact ten million children across the globe.
Check out this video and visit LitWorld's website to learn more.
Here is a video of Pam Allyn sharing about LitWorld's mission.
I was given two of Pam Allyn's books as a thank you for being an ambassador.
Here's an interview with Pam Allyn, the founder of LitWorld, talking about one of her books.
I'm going to get Pam's newest book next!
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