P-2955

Books for Babies

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Project Description

Country: USA

Location: San Diego

Total Budget: $1,000

Area of Focus: Basic education and literacy

Activity Type: Education: Literacy

Summary: We help select and purchase childrens' books to be delivered to new parents at area hospitals


CVSR has been instrumental in the success of Books for Babies in the San Diego area. A partnership was formed with the Greater San Diego Reading Association (GSDRA. With the help of CVSR GSDRA is able to buy backpack or book bags with the Rotary Club Logo and the names of both organizations. Books are chosen by GSDRA for their appropriateness for young children and are dual language English/Spanish. Together with a note about the importance of reading to their newborns. Included in the bags is a free Parent/Family magazine. Book bags are then delivered by female members of both organizations to 6 area hospitals. This project continues to spread the word that Rotary cares about literacy and the families of the newest member

Project Contact Person

District: 5340

Rotary Club of: Chula Vista Sunrise

Primary Contact: Thomas Miller

Email: temiller@cox.net

Project Status

Fully Pledged
This project is "Fully Pledged". This means the amount of the pledges is equal to the total budget of the project. Now the project needs to be finalized and go through the club signature process. This process gets started on the administration page.

Project listed for the 2019-20 Rotary Year.

Proposed Financing

Existing Contributions Towards This Project

Date

Cash

DDF

Total

Chula Vista Sunrise (5340)

9-Jul-19

$500

$500

$1,000

Total

$500

$500

$1,000

DDF contributions in grey are pending approval of the corresponding district committee.

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History Log Entries

9-Jul-19

by Thomas Miller

System Entry: Creation of project page.

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