By providing all of the tools, resources, support and instruction required for anyone to host their own Milk+Bookies parties. ” philosophy, Leaders + Readers is a program designed to encourage student volunteers in the Los Angeles community to organize book drives to benefit another Los Angeles based “sister” school.At these “book-raisers,” children are invited to choose, inscribe and donate books to their local peers in need and want of appropriate reading material. The goal of every Leaders+Readers Book Drive is to flood underserved Los Angeles schools with books to support learning and academic excellence AND allow students to gain experience with leadership and community service. Email [email protected] find out how YOUR school can become a host or recipient with Leaders + Readers!!

It also expands the impact of our growing Leaders + Readers program.

Milk + Bookies is a non-denominational, non-profit 501(3)(c) organization that prohibits discrimination of any kind, including that based upon race, color, national origin, religion, sex, physical or mental disability, age, medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics), ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, political beliefs, or status as a covered veteran.

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*We are now expanding and hosting Choose + Keep Book Fairs at organizations throughout Los Angeles!

If you would like us to come and set up one of our Choose + Keep Book Fairs at your school or organization, please email our team at [email protected]!

Milk+Bookies is a nationwide charitable organization that gets books into the hands of thousands of children who need them.

Your help also makes the Milk+Bookies movement and its instructional efforts possible, and gives young hosts across the country the ability to orchestrate their own successful story time celebrations.

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It’s what Milk+Bookies is all about, spreading the love of reading to those who can’t afford books of their own. Milk+Bookies teaches kids the importance of giving, and instills in them self-confidence, pride and a sense of goodwill – all wonderful byproducts of the Milk+Bookies brand of philanthropy.

So how does Milk+Bookies foster literacy and service learning?