Time: September 24, 2013 from 7pm to 10pm
Location: King's Hardware
Street: 5225 Ballard Ave NW
Website or Map: http://www.kingsballard.com/
Phone: (206) 782-0027
Event Type: b4b, fundraiser
Organized By: Room to Read Seattle Chatper
Latest Activity: Sep 11, 2013
Make International Literacy Day a month-long celebration!
Join Room to Read Seattle at our upcoming
Beers for Books event on Tuesday, September 24th
from 7:00 - 10:00pm at King's Hardware in Ballard.
The concept is simple: buy one of our specialty drinks and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to Room to Read's Local Language Publishing Program -- producing treasured books for kids in places like Nepal, Cambodia, Laos and South Africa.
It may just be the easiest gift giving you've ever done -
have a drink, give a book!
$1 from every King's Lemonade
$4 from every pint of Fremont Brewing Company beer
$13 from every pitcher of Fremont Brewing Company beer
Buy raffle tickets to win fun prizes
$5 for one ticket; $20 for 5 tickets
Help us reach our goal of raising $1,500
which will produce 1,500 books in one night!
RSVP today at https://beersforbooks-seattle.eventbrite.com/
If you are unable to attend, but would like to donate go to:
http://www.roomtoread.org - be sure to specify "Seattle Chapter"
Donate by Sept. 9th and your contribution will be tripled
thanks to support from Room to Read Partner Credit Suisse
About Room to Read
Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in the developing world by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. Working in collaboration with local communities, partner organizations and governments, we develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children and ensure girls have the skills and support needed to complete their secondary education. Learn more at http://www.roomtoread.org.
The Seattle Chapter is an all-volunteer chapter that supports the mission and vision of Room to Read through fundraising activities and raising awareness about the organization. If you would like to volunteer and become involved in the Seattle Chapter, go to: http://www.roomtoread.org/Page.aspx?pid=205&srcid=417&chid=2