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Help out at a pop-up book sale at Union Market

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ORGANIZATION: Turning the Page

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 8 people are interested
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Carpe Librum will be popping up at Union Market for a fundraising book sale on Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26! We will need volunteers to help us set up and break down the tables and bookshelves for this fundraising event. This is a great opportunity to spend an hour or two supporting literacy and education in the DC public school system.

Can you lend a hand?

  • The first shift is from 8am-9am, helping to set up the tables and shelve books according to category.
  • The second shift is from 4pm-5pm, helping to break down the tables and pack up books.
  • You'll be a great fit for this opportunity if you're comfortable working outside, and can bend, reach higher shelves, and lift heavy boxes.

If interested, sign up via VolunteerMatch and we will reach out with more details. Contact Natalia at nporras@turningthepage.org with any questions. If you’re interested in helping out at one of our other pop-up book sales around the city, you can view our sale calendar here: https://turningthepage.org/events/ . Thank you!

(By the way, we’re not just any bookstore: we’re a fundraising bookstore! Carpe Librum collects donated books, CDs, and DVDs to support the DC nonprofit Turning the Page.)

4 Shifts

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  • Sun May 26, 2024 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Sun May 26, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM
  • Sat May 25, 2024 - 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM
  • Sat May 25, 2024 - 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM
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About Turning the Page

Location:

80 M St SE, Suite 110, Washington, DC 20003, US

Mission Statement

Turning the Page is an education nonprofit engaging public school families for student success. We connect parents and other caring family members with teachers, school administrators, and communities to ensure that all students, regardless of income or home neighborhood, are fully supported in their education.

Description

Since 1998, Turning the Page has become a leader in family engagement, providing thousands of families with the supports, skills, and resources they need to best support their children's learning at home and at school, form positive relationships with their children's teachers, and become leaders in their school communities. Turning the Page currently partners with schools in Ward 7 and Ward 8 of Washington, DC.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Education & Literacy

WHEN

Sat May 25, 2024 - Sun May 26, 2024
This opportunity has 4 shifts

WHERE

1309 5th Street NortheastWashington, DC 20002

(38.9086,-76.99752)
 

SKILLS

  • Organization

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13

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