Wednesday, December 5, 2012

PAST: FILM: "Girl Rising" Screening with Room To Read's DC Chapter this THURS, Dec 5th at Ketchum 20th & L St NW from 6:00pm - 8:30pm, Free, donations appreciated, please RSVP

Room To Read's DC Chapter showing of the movie "Girl Rising"
Thursday, December 5th
6:00pm - 8:30pm
Free, RSVP, suggested donation of $10, please give as you can
Beer, wine and light appetizers will be served
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Join the DC Chapter of Room to Read for this groundbreaking film, Girl Rising, directed by Academy Award nominee Richard Robbins. The film tells the stories of 9 extraordinary girls from 9 countries, written by 9 celebrated writers and narrated by 9 renowned actresses. Girl Rising showcases the strength of the human spirit and the power of education to change the world. This film (shown in theatres across the country and also on CNN) uses powerful storytelling to deliver a simple, critical truth:  Educate Girls and you will Change the World. Room to Read seeks to transform the lives of millions of children in developing countries by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education.

2000 L St NW, Suite 300
Metro: Farragut North or take the Circulator bus to the stop closest to 20th & K and walk over

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