826LA’s Spelling Bee for Cheaters!!


MS. CECILIA  AND I ARE RAISING MONEY AGAIN FOR 826LA, AN ORGANIZATION THAT HELPS CHILDREN IN THE ECHO PARK AREA WITH THEIR READING AND WRITING SKILLS (SEE BELOW).

LAST YEAR, WE RAISED OVER $500 IN THEIR PADDLE BOAT RACE.

THIS YEAR, WE WILL BE COMPETING IN A “SPELLING BEE FOR CHEATERS”.

THE WAY THIS WORKS IS THAT THE MORE MONEY WE RAISE, THE MORE ASSISTANCE WE GET DURING THE BEE ON AUGUST 14TH, 2010.

BUT DON’T WORRY, I WAS IN THE SPELLING BEE IN 4TH GRADE (AND MS. CECILIA WON THE SPELLING BEE IN 5TH GRADE), SO WE’VE GOT THIS.

ALL THE MONEY RAISED WILL GO TO THIS AWESOME ORGANIZATION THAT HELPS SO MANY CHILDREN, ESPECIALLY THOSE WHO ARE THE CHILDREN OF FIRST-GENERATION IMMIGRANTS.

WE HOPE YOU CAN SPONSOR ONE OF US. WE ONLY HAVE 7 DAYS LEFT TO SURPASS OUR GOAL.

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW, SPONSOR EITHER MS. CECILIA OR I, AND DONATE SOME MONEY TO SQUASH OUR COMPETITION!

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, AND BIG UP!!

*SHOW YOUR LOVE HERE*

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826LA MISSION STATEMENT:

826LA is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting students ages 6 to 18 with their creative and expository writing skills, and to helping teachers inspire their students to write.

Our services are structured around the understanding that great leaps in learning can happen with one-on-one attention, and that

strong writing skills are fundamental to future success.

With this in mind, we provide after-school tutoring, evening and weekend workshops, in-school tutoring, field trips,

help for English language learners, and assistance with student publications.

All of our programs are challenging and enjoyable, and ultimately strengthen each student’s power to express ideas effectively,

creatively, confidently, and in his or her individual voice.

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