September Beers for Books @ The Roundhouse – Taproom

18 Aug

Room to Read is back at one of their favorite supporters The Roundhouse – Taproom this September for a Back to School Beers For Books, organized by the Students Helping Students team! Join Room to Read’s Hong Kong Chapter for an evening of great conversation, cause, and craft beers (pssst.. they also have fall-off-the-bone ribs).

Shout out to the school supporters, teachers, and librarians out there – a heartfelt thank you for your everyday support towards education.

b4b sept 15Big thanks to their generous host The Roundhouse – Taproom, who will donate 10 HKD for every drink purchased towards Room to Read‘s work in literacy and gender equality in education.

Date: Tuesday, 1 September, 2015

Time: 6-9pm

Location: The Roundhouse – Taproom, 62 Peel Street, Soho, Central

*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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