June 04, 2021
Yours Humanly has launched its 2021 BookFest Learn-a-Thon, sponsored by Amazon, a summer time fundraiser that encourages studying whereas serving to youngsters in want. Individuals attain out to their household, mates, and social circles and ask for one-time donations to help their studying efforts on behalf of Yours Humanly, a worldwide nonprofit that gives youngsters in want entry to high quality schooling and equitable sources. Pledge contributors select the quantity they want to donate and studying contributors honor these sponsorships by doing one thing they already like to do—learn.
Funds raised throughout the Yours Humanly summer time read-a-thon go towards its world tasks to create secure and productive instructional experiences for youngsters in want throughout the 2021–2022 tutorial yr.
“Fifteen months in the past, we couldn’t think about the endurance of the virus and remote-learning orders,” says Sunny Singh, founder and CEO of Yours Humanly. “And now, as faculties transfer by means of restoration and college students return to the classroom, we surprise what the colleges they will be returning to will appear like. We do know that school rooms will tackle new sizes and styles, and that studying won’t be confined to the 4 partitions of the classroom and bell schedules that transfer a whole lot or hundreds of scholars alongside. On daily basis shall be a day of discovery. Yours Humanly is steadfast and can proceed to lift funds to offer instructional packages and sources so desperately wanted by underserved college students all over the world who’ve misplaced so a lot this previous yr.”
The Yours Humanly 2021 BookFest Learn-a-thon runs by means of July 31, and registration is free and open to all people, households, and communities worldwide. Just one registration is required per household, and households can add any variety of readers who want to take part in summer time studying and fundraising for trigger.
For extra data and to register for the Yours Humanly 2021 BookFest Learn-a-thon, go to https://pledgestar.com/yourshumanly.
About Yours Humanly, www.YoursHumanly.org
Pushed by the assumption that high quality schooling is a fundamental human proper, Yours Humanly funds world efforts to offer youngsters in want entry to high quality schooling and equitable sources. Whereas the packages and sources it offers fluctuate among the many nations and cultures through which it works, Yours Humanly’s focus is at all times on reworking the lives of youngsters in want by means of schooling. By doing so, Yours Humanly is lifting youngsters out of poverty and different difficult conditions and empowering them to attain higher, brighter futures.
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This press launch was produced by the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce. The views expressed listed below are the writer’s personal.