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Spread the Word Nevada - Washoe County Community Book Preps

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Spread the Word Nevada

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 40 people are interested
Cleaning group

Our book preps are our most flexible volunteer opportunity. At book preps, our volunteers are asked to:

  • wipe off the books with a damp cloth, then dry the book
  • remove stickers from the front of the book
  • repair rips or tears with scotch tape
  • cross out personal information that may be written in the book
  • recycle any books that are in bad condition or water damaged.
  • We also ask our volunteers to help count books and fill boxes that will be used for our monthly book distributions.

We will provide instructions and all necessary supplies at the book prep.

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About Spread the Word Nevada

Location:

1065 American Pacific Drive, Suite 160, HENDERSON, NV 89074, US

Mission Statement

Spread the Word Nevada is dedicated to advancing childhood literacy within low-income communities by changing lives one book at a time.

Description

Spread the Word Nevada is the state's largest 501c3 literary nonprofit. Since it's humble beginnings in 2001, Spread the Word Nevada has distributed more than 5.7 million books; served over 632,000 kiddos and adopted 62 schools (60 in Las Vegas, 2 in Reno) which have our literacy programs in them.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

290 Gentry Way, Suite 6Reno, NV 89502

(39.49432,-119.79395)
 

SKILLS

  • Literacy / Reading
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • General Education

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 8
  • Each book prep is 2 hours.

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