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Room to Read

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Room to Read
Literacy is a game changer.

The NJ Chapter of Room to Read invites volunteers to organize book swaps, destination dinners, speech events, panel discussions and community cookbook sales to promote and support Room to Read. Room to Read publishes local language children's books, trains teachers and librarians, and provides skills to support girls in secondary education. www.roomtoread.org/chapters/new-jersey/

The Room to Read New Jersey Chapter is run by local volunteers who are dedicated to improving literacy and education. This opportunity involves utilizing social media to share Room to Read milestones and updates. The bulk of the work is virtual including virtual attendance at the brief monthly volunteer chapter meetings.

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About Room to Read

Location:

Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ 08542, US

Mission Statement

Room to Read Believes World Change Starts With Educated Children.

Description

We envision a world in which all children can pursue a quality education, reach their full potential and contribute to their community and the world.

To achieve this goal, we focus on two areas where we believe we can have the greatest impact: literacy and gender equality in education. We work in collaboration with communities and local governments across Asia and Africa to develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the life skills they’ll need to succeed in school and beyond.

The New Jersey Chapter of Room to Read is run by dedicated volunteers who believe in literacy and education.

Community
Education & Literacy
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Networking
  • Fundraising
  • Strategic Planning
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 4 hours per month
  • We are looking for committed, dedicated, and curious philanthropists to join our team.

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