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Joseph-Beth: Help Soldiers Have a Better Christmas

From a news release:

PRIDE & PAGES, Inc. and  The City of Union's Adopt-a-Unit Program invite you to join them for a fundraiser to support a unit of recently deployed soldiers! The City of Union Adopt-a-Unit program supports the Headhunters Troop, HHT, 32 CAV, 1 BCT, 101st Airborne (Air Assault) unit from Ft. Campbell, KY.

Our goal is to see that the children of the 138 deployed soldiers receive a book for Christmas with a special message from their parent while away this year! Our soldiers have written aspecial message to their children that will be placed in the donated childrens and YA books, we will wrap them and see that they receive their book in time for Christmas. 

How can you help?

1.  Go to Joseph Beth this weekend and purchase a children's book to include in the box of Christmas books we'll be sending to the soldier's children. Simply purchase the book with the attached voucher and leave the books at the checkout for collection by our volunteers.

2.  Use the attached voucher atJoseph-Beth Booksellers (Crestview Location) on Saturday, November 10th, Sunday, November 11th or Monday, November 12th and 20% of all your purchases (see disclaimer on voucher) will be donated to Pride & Pages. These funds will cover the cost of shipping 138 books local authors are donating to  Union's adopted soldiers in Afghanistan.

Call to authors

Want to participate?

Send one to ten autographed copies of your book to Pride & Pages, P.O. Box 176224, Ft Mitchell, KY 41017.  You'll get a tax deduction for your contribution. Soldiers and their families will get some good reading material.

If you'd like more information about the project, or just want to let us know that you'll be participating, please drop us an email.

Find the printable voucher: click here.

 

For more information contact Karen Franxman, Union City Events Coordinator [email protected]. Tax-deductible, monetary donations can be made at prodeandpages.org or at any branch of Heritage Bank (please reference Pride and Pages account at Heritage).

Joseph Beth in Crestview Hills has several great programs lined up over the weekend for Veterans Day. Check it out on their Facebook page.