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EVENTS + CAMPAIGNS2018-10-03T00:14:04+00:00

TRAVELING STORIES EVENTS & CAMPAIGNS

Love what we do? If you are interested joining us in helping kids in their fight against poverty, you can make a one-time donation or become one of our Reading Warriors with a monthly recurring donation.

$10 to you may represent a fancy drink with an umbrella, but to us and the kids we serve it’s one full month of our reading program! And a changed life…

UPCOMING TRAVELING STORIES EVENTS
HELPING KIDS FALL IN LOVE WITH READING

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Holiday Toy Drive – Nov. 13 to Dec. 15

Spread CHEER by donating a toy this holiday season! Traveling Stories invites you to participate in our annual Holiday Toy Drive taking place mid November to mid December! Toys are an essential incentive behind our reading programs and will be distributed to disadvantaged children through our StoryTent programs across San Diego.

3 Ways to Get Involved:

  1. Sign your office up as a donation drop-off site! We’ll provide a festive box and posters. Your company will be included on our Toy Drive Facebook page. To sign up, email volunteer@travelingstories.org 
  2. Donate a toy (or two!) at one of our donation sites
  3.  Volunteer to help wrap boxes, pick up donations or promote the Toy Drive through social media!

Email Christelle at volunteer@travelingstories.org or call (619) 269-0438 if you have any questions!

BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR OUR YEAR END CAMPAIGNS

Giving Tuesday & Year-End Campaign

Use your influence to change a child’s life forever.

Did you know that 2/3 of students who cannot read proficiently by the end of 4th grade will end up in jail or on welfare. Over 70% of America’s inmates cannot read above a 4th grade level.

On #GivingTuesday we’re launching our year-end campaign to raise $50,000. Here’s how that big number breaks down:

  • $17 provides literacy & money management training for 3 kids for a month
  • Getting 11 friends to donate $17 supports those 3 kids for a full year
  • Raising $1,000 provides training to 3 kids from kindergarten to 4th grade

It doesn’t take much to make a big impact. Join our campaign by creating your own fundraising page & inviting friends and family to donate $17 or more. Click here to get started!