Hello everyone, I hope all is well with you! I’m back today to share with you an exciting project that I’ve been working on, it’s called “Books on Base.”
The purpose of “Books on Base” is to gather children’s books and donate them to our military bases. I’m working in conjunction with VolunTEEN Nation on this project. VolunTEEN Nation is an organization that encourages teens to volunteer. They have volunteer opportunities throughout the United States.
To learn more about this wonderful organization click this link http://www.volunteennation.org/
We’re hoping to increase the selection of books for the young people whose parents are serving our country. As we all know by improving the libraries, we can have a positive effect on literacy levels. Check out this blog post for the proof. https://lisaorchard.wordpress.com/2013/06/10/improving-our-libraries-will-improve-our-literacy-levels/
What a wonderful way to show our support of our troops by donating books to their libraries. I’m going to be making a donation. How about you?
If you’d like to make a donation, you can send your children’s paperbacks to this address:
500 South Meramec Ave
St. Louis, MO 63105
Thanks for stopping by and reading my post today! If you have any questions, feel free to leave a comment or you can e-mail me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org
Have a great day!