2021 United Way Dr. Seuss & Read Across America Day Celebration – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

When:
March 2, 2021 all-day
2021-03-02T00:00:00-05:00
2021-03-03T00:00:00-05:00
Contact:
Traci McLemore

2021 United Way Dr. Seuss & Read Across America Day Celebration

Tuesday, March 2, 2021  |  VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday and Read Across America Day with United Way! Did you know that reading and storytelling with children promotes brain development and imagination and develops language and emotions? There are two easy ways to make a big difference for local kids!

  1. READ ALOUD: Video record yourself reading an approved Dr. Seuss Book and upload it to the Google Form here. Click here to view a listing of approved books and recording tips. Your video will be featured in a YouTube playlist for local families to enjoy. United Way staff will select the three BEST videos to play during a virtual event for United Way Raising a Reader participants. Prizes awarded! Upload your video by March 1. Sign up here.
  2. HOST A BOOK DRIVE: Host a book drive or donate NEW children’s books. Drop off your collection or donation to United Way of Greater Greensboro by February 26. Download the toolkit with tips and printable signs. Sign up here.

Questions? Contact Traci McLemore at traci.mclemore@unitedwaygso.org.


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