What: Spread the Word Nevada will celebrate 18 years of providing literacy programs serving at-risk children at its annual Storybook Gala. To date, 567,692 children and families have experienced the life-changing programs in 62 schools. Zappos for Good, the charitable arm of Zappos.com, and its ‘Library of Dreams’ will sponsor this year’s gala, featuring entertainment by the Australian Bee Gees, a silent and live auction, themed cocktails, jaw-dropping décor and networking opportunities, all embodying the spirit of Mary Poppins.
When: Saturday, Feb. 29
5:30 p.m.: Cocktails, Zappos for Good ‘Library of Dreams’ and silent auction
7:00 p.m.: Gourmet three-course dinner, program, entertainment and live auction
The Grand Ballroom
3600 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109
About Spread the Word Nevada
Spread the Word Nevada, Inc., is a children’s literacy nonprofit, 501(c) (3) corporation, dedicated to advancing early childhood literacy by placing books into the hands and homes of children within Nevada’s at-risk, low income communities. While developing a love of reading, these libraries promote future academic achievement and self-confidence, which impacts lifelong success. Since 2001, Spread the Word Nevada has distributed more than 5.3 million gently used and new books to approximately 567,500 low-income youth in Nevada. Please visit www.SpreadTheWordNevada.org to learn more about Washoe program details or call at (775) 507-7007. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.