by Lauren, (New York, NY )
First Book – Manhattan’s 1st Annual Spring Fundraiser
First Book – Manhattan was founded in 2011 with one goal in mind: supporting childhood literacy in the New York City area. First Book – Manhattan is hosting their 1st Annual Spring Fundraiser:
Thursday, April 5, 2012 6:30pm-9:30pm
Southern Hospitality BBQ in Hell’s Kitchen
645 9th Avenue, at the corner of 45th Street
Guests will enjoy delicious southern-style hors d’oeuvres, a three-hour open bar featuring the signature First Book Cocktail, a live DJ and fabulous raffle prizes. Tickets are $45 online, $50 at the door. To purchase tickets, visit: http://firstbooknycspring2012.eventbrite.com/.
First Book – Manhattan is part of First Book’s national network of volunteer-led Advisory Boards who provide new books to children in need in communities across the country. An innovative leader in social enterprise, each year First Book distributes millions of free and low-cost books to disadvantaged children and the programs that serve them.
For more details on First Book – Manhattan, visit http://www.firstbook.org/manhattan.