Sockers Launch New Student Reading Program With Traveling Stories


SOCKERS LAUNCH NEW STUDENT READING PROGRAM WITH TRAVELING STORIES Sockers Partner With A Local Leader In Promoting Childhood Literacy Students Are Encouraged To Read To Earn Tickets, Swag, And Prizes Parents, Guardians, And Teachers Can Register Students At SAN DIEGO (Wednesday, October 16, 2019) — The San Diego [...]

Sockers Launch New Student Reading Program With Traveling Stories2019-10-21T11:36:57-07:00

Charities for Kids in San Diego


MAKING A SELECTION Choosing which kids' charity to donate your time and money: what a conundrum. We often wonder what makes people choose one children's charity over another. Is it the mission, the people behind the organization, their financial status, or their actions and programs? We'll be looking into [...]

Charities for Kids in San Diego2019-01-10T16:48:53-08:00

The Economics of Reading


#GivingTuesday kicks off Traveling Stories' 2018 Year-End Literacy Fundraising Campaign. Why is this important and why does it matter? According to the NAEP, 82% of low-income kids cannot read at grade level by the time they reach 4th grade. Reading is crucial at this point as from the 4th grade [...]

The Economics of Reading2018-10-27T00:25:07-07:00

Introducing the 2017 Red Balloon Awards Nominees!


The Red Ballon Awards are fast approaching! With the event just over a month away, Traveling Stories wanted to share a little bit about each of the Literacy Hero Award nominees... Beth Kirkpatrick, Librarian & Founding Member of Reading Matters!   “Beth Kirkpatrick put life into every story [...]

Introducing the 2017 Red Balloon Awards Nominees!2018-01-26T04:50:32-08:00



Happy #GivingTuesday! Today, people from all around the world are coming together to celebrate and encourage giving! Our goal this #GivingTuesday is to raise a total of $25,000, and only with your help can we make this happen! The campaign, launching today, will run until 12/31/16. Please help us spread [...]


Get Ready for #GivingTuesday!


#GivingTuesday is almost here! The first Tuesday following Thanksgiving, known as #GivingTuesday, is a global day of giving that bonds together both individuals and organizations for one common cause – to do good! Now in it’s fifth year, #GivingTuesday has empowered 45,000+ organizations in 71 different countries to give back. [...]

Get Ready for #GivingTuesday!2018-01-26T04:50:40-08:00