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By: Olivia Mathews, CEO of Read to a Child

“I can’t express how excited I am to announce that TODAY, we kick off our very first digital fundraising campaign for Friends and Family called ‘Give Me $5’! Read to a Child will be going for a big goal – $50,000 – in one month! Can we do it? Yes, I believe we can!

My seven-year-old daughter Torey set up a lemonade stand to help kickoff the campaign. Torey’s ‘Lemon-Aid’ raised $3 and she was proud to make the donation to help other children. I got to thinking more about the $3 and how it symbolizes the power of just one person! We need more Toreys! So I invite you to join our campaign today by signing up to raise $100 for the cause. And if you can’t join us in fundraising, you could generously ‘Give Me $5’ herehttps://www.firstgiving.com/Npo/21980/Donation?designId=21863 or at Torey’s fundraising page here: http://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/toreymathews/toreysfundraisingpage

A BIG thank you to everyone for your effort and support! I look forward to seeing the results of the campaign.”

 

Read to a Child is hosting its first digital fundraising campaign for Friends and Family called ‘Give Me $5’ and we invite you to join the cause, August 1 – 31, 2014!

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You can join by signing up herehttp://www.firstgiving.com/21980
For more information campaign details click herehttp://readtoachild.org/give-me-5-digital-fundraising-campaign/
Or to generously ‘Give Us $5’ donation, please click herehttps://www.firstgiving.com/Npo/21980/Donation?designId=21863