Bidding on Movie Memorabilia Helps Buy Books For Kids
For the first time ever Variety’s Kids, a fundraising program of Variety, The Children’s Charity of Southern California, will host an Explore-A-Story Online Auction with proceeds to benefit The Wonder of Reading.
On April 24th at 5p.m. people can log onto www.ebay.com/varietyskids for their chance to bid on exciting pieces of Hollywood movie memorabilia.
About The Wonder of Reading
The Wonder of Reading (www.wonderofreading.org) exists to inspire in children the love or reading. Since 1994, they have partnered with more than 200 elementary schools to help at-risk students by renovating dilapidated school libraries, restocking library collections with new books, and providing enriching literacy programs. In 2008, more then 130,000 children attended their partner schools, and they trained more then 500 new volunteers to be one-on-one reading mentors.