CONROE, TX – It’s time for the Annual Gown White Linen Fundraising Occasion hosted by Kids’s Books on Wheels (CBOW). CBOW hopes the general public attends the Gown White Linen Occasion occasion to assist fund cell literacy companies all through the county. College students which have entry to books for studying carry out higher on studying and writing assessments than non-reading college students with elevated alternative for achievement of their life.
This yr’s aim is to boost funds to buy a van to help with the distribution of books and referral companies to the encircling communities in Montgomery County. As well as, we may also acknowledge a number of people and/or enterprise who’ve made important contributions throughout the larger Montgomery County space communities.
The ninth Annual CBOW Gown White Linen Occasion, sponsored by Buckalew Chevrolet, can have dwell music from Ray Parsee’s Allstars Evaluate that includes Lloyd Hughes, Ms. Ayanna, Sam Brown, and RL performing Motown Hits on Saturday, August 27 from 8:00 till 11:30 p.m. on the Sleepy Hole Multipurpose Constructing, 9845 Sleepy Hole Street in (Conroe) Tamina.
A $60 donation contributes to funding literacy packages all through the county with CBOW cell literacy companies. Funding from the Gown White Linen Occasion will help with entry to literacy for kids and assist cowl operation prices for the CBOW after faculty program “Seeds to Develop” weekdays for 40 faculty age youngsters Pre-Okay to twelfth grade.
Tickets could also be bought on the door through the occasion. That is an occasion for adults solely. Attendees might be supplied mild bites and inspired to deliver their very own grownup drinks to drink. Sponsorships can be found and significantly appreciated by calling Rita Wiltz, Govt Director, at (281) 844-7596 or mailing a verify to 330 Rayford Street, #201, Spring, Texas 77386. Sponsorships vary from $900 to $2,000. Each donation helps change, form, and enhance the lives of the kids and residents in our communities.
“That is our annual fundraiser to assist cell literacy packages for kids in our communities. CBOW serves all the county and funding is significantly wanted. Residents of Montgomery County have a giant coronary heart and we hope they arrive out to the occasion or make a donation,” mentioned Rita Wiltz, Govt Director of CBOW.
CBOW has been busy this yr with coaching for job certifications – OSHA30 coaching, Forklift coaching, and Confined Area coaching, in addition to free tax companies for all through the tax season. So far in 2022 CBOW has donated over 9,888 books to youngsters, church buildings, different non-profits, civic teams this yr. Seventy 5 p.c of the inhabitants served by CBOW is at or beneath the poverty degree.
The ninth Annual Gown White Linen Occasion is proud to announce the honorees for this yr, which have given a lot to CBOW, are the distinctive Volunteers Associates whom have continued to go above and past.
“A dedicated volunteer tends to be the important thing to a profitable nonprofit,” mentioned Rita Wiltz. “We’re celebrating our 18th birthday of serving the group. We now have come of age!”
The Sleepy Hole Multipurpose Constructing is the situation for the Gown White Linen Occasion, positioned at 9845 Sleepy Hole Street in Conroe (Tamina) 77385. Dancing, music, and smooth bites might be supplied with every donation of $60. For tickets contact Rita Wiltz at (281) 844-7596 or [email protected] Donations could also be mailed to CBOW at 330 Rayford Street, #201, Spring, Texas 77386.
“The CBOW group of volunteers, the Board and I wished to honor these group leaders for his or her donations and time targeted on supporting the literacy tasks in our rural group,” mentioned Wiltz. “Our distinctive Annual Gown White Linen Occasion for a trigger will assist us to proceed to supply outreach companies beneath our 4 parts: instructional, monetary, digital, and well being literacy”.
Occasion for a trigger on the Annual Gown White Linen Occasion! No formal apparel required!
Kids’s Books on Wheels was established in 2004 as a 501c3 nonprofit providing entry to free books to all communities in Montgomery County. Rita Wiltz, Govt Director and Founder, along with her cell group journey to group occasions, church buildings, companies, and different nonprofits in north, south, east, and west counties. Annually about 8,000 books are distributed all through the group.
Different companies provided by CBOW embrace help of social companies in a number of languages to the unserved and underserved together with free year-round tax companies by IRS licensed volunteers at no cost for eligible people, Challenge Re-Set helping with trainings for technical fields that require OSHA10 or OSHA30, Confined Area, First Support + AED coaching, and Forklift coaching certification, vaccines for COVID19 and flu pictures, Challenge FUEL: “A Breath of Recent Air” household periods, and KIDSTECH digital literacy to make studying accessible to all.
The mission of Kids’s Books on Wheels is to advertise literacy by supplying books and academic literature to Pre-Okay via twelfth grade college students and their households. Be taught extra about Kids’s Books On Wheels by visiting their web site www.ChildrensBooksonWheels.org or contacting Rita Wiltz at 281-844-7596 or emailing [email protected] Be taught extra about Kids’s Books on Wheels by visiting their Fb web page www.fb.com/cbow.childrensbooksonwheels.