July Beer for Books @ Culture Club Gallery

20 Jun

This July, join Room to Read at the Culture Club Gallery. Culture Club Gallery will generously donate 10 HKD for each drink purchased to Room to Read’s Nepal Education Fund.

beer-for-booksThis evening find out more about Room to Read’s work in Nepal – the country Room to Read first called home – as well as how their team has been supporting their communities in Nepal post-earthquake April 2015.

In addition to learning about Room to Read’s work in Nepal, you’ll also be able to check out a photography exhibition!

rtr nepalDate: Tuesday, 7 July

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Culture Club, 15 Elgin Street, Central

See you there!

*Beers For Books is usually held every second Tuesday of each month at various locations around HK. Their FB page has the latest!

About the charity: Room to Read envisions a world in which all children can pursue a quality education, reach their full potential and contribute to their community and the world.

To achieve this goal, Room to Read focuses on two areas where they believe Room to Read can have the greatest impact: literacy and gender equality in education. Room to Read works in collaboration with communities and local governments across Asia and Africa to develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the life skills they’ll need Room to Readto succeed in school and beyond by building and stocking libraries, building bright ventilated classrooms, publishing books in the local language, training educators and providing one-on-one support to teachers, and supporting girls to stay in school by providing material support—such as school fees, clean uniforms or transportation, in addition to mentoring and life skills training to help girls succeed in the classroom and beyond.

For more information please visit their website.

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