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Friday, November 8, 2013

Wrap for Literacy - Give the Gift of Literacy this Holiday Season

Give the Gift of Literacy this Holiday Season
Volunteer with MCAEL and shop at Barnes and Noble as we Wrap for Literacy!
MCAEL values your help in increasing MCAEL’s visibility in the community with this event.  We currently need between 20-30 volunteers for this year’s event for 2 hour shifts to help wrap gifts or direct shoppers to our table. 
If you are interested in volunteering, please send me an email to kjohnson@mcael.org with your name and contact information (cell phone preferred and email) and click on one of the doodles below to show your availability.
If you are interested in the November 22 date, please respond before Monday, November 11th! Remember, this year Hanukkah starts on Thursday, November 28th.
Dates and Locations:
Friday, November 22, 2013, 10am to 9pm
Barnes and Noble – Bethesda
4801 Bethesda Avenue
Bethesda, MD  20814
Store phone number:  (301) 986-1761
Thursday, December 19, 2013 4pm to 9pm
Barnes and Noble – Rockville
Montrose Crossing
12089 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD  20852
Store phone number:  (301) 881-0237
About MCAEL:
MCAEL is a community coalition of public, nonprofit and business partners that support more than 70 adult ESOL and literacy service programs, 1,500 instructors and staff, and over 20,000 adult learners.  Together, the Coalition works to strengthen the community by helping adults gain the English literacy skills needed to reach their potential as parents, workers and community members.
"Having a literate and knowledgeable community serves to improve the quality of all our lives."
Philip Bonner
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