Calling all Oakland Reads grantees, applicants, hosts and partners!
Thursday, October 26th
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Oakland Literacy Coalition Office
120 Linden Street, Oakland 94607
Have you been a part of Family Reading Celebrations in years past? Are you thinking about hosting a Family Reading Celebration, or just want to want to learn more?
Join us for a special opportunity to connect with former grantees and hear their inspiring stories of making literacy come to life for children and families.
There are so many ways to put on a Family Reading Celebration. Hear from fellow grantees willing to share their best tips and ideas:
- Creative reading celebration ideas
- Engaging parents and outreach for your event
- Resources for pulling off a dynamic event
Don’t miss out! We’ll be raffling off a $100 coupon code for First Book and coupons for other professional services to make your FRC a huge success!
Apply today! Oakland Reads now accepting applications for 2017-18 Family Reading Celebration Grants
Receive up to $1000 to support early literacy and build community!Each year, Oakland Reads sponsors Family Reading Celebrations as a fun way for your school or program to spread the joy of reading, connect with families, and share books and resources to bridge learning between school and home.
Applications are due Friday, October 27, 2017. Funding decisions will be announced by Friday, November 3, 2017.