Donate your gently used children’s books to help make a literacy night

The UFT Charter School in East New York is trying to do a book giveaway on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 to encourage students and their families to read together. The school is a Title 1, high needs school (K-8th grade, students ages 5 through 12) in East New York. Please scan your shelves for books your kids no longer need. Or buy a copy of your favorite book from when you were a young reader and mail them in. The only caution is that the nonfiction needs to be up-to-date. Also please do not donate books with underlining. The books may be sent to the address below. Book rate is extremely reasonable. Please try to mail them to arrive at the school no later than March 3rd.

The UFT Charter School

Attn: Teresita/ReadThis book donation

300 Wyona Street

Brooklyn, NY 11207

And if you are able to donate books, please email us at readthisorg@gmail.com to let us know how many books you are sending. We will let the school know what level of help they can expect. Thank you for helping young readers! (And please spread the word)

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