ForWords 10th Anniversary Celebration!

FORWORDS 10th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION! 10 Years of Unlocking Literacy for Youth   MUSIC, POETRY AND BRUNCH IN THE COURTYARD Sunday, September 17th ~ 2 PM to 5 PM ~ St. Vincent’s School for Boys*, 1 St. Vincent Drive, San Rafael To Buy Tickets ~ $25 Per Person ~ Space is Limited • Contact Michelle Severy: […]

ForWords partners with AmazonSmile

Posted by on Nov 28, 2016 in Fundraising, News & Events | No Comments

ForWords is happy to announce a partnership with Amazon.com. AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support ForWords every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that […]

“Give Back Tuesday” to Support ForWords, Tuesday August 30th, Iron Springs Brew Pub

“Give Back Tuesday” to Support ForWords, Tuesday August 30th, Iron Springs Brew Pub

It’s that time again-please join us at Iron Springs Brew Pub in Fairfax on Tuesday, August 30th @ 5PM to celebrate a warm summer evening.  It’s the “Give Back Tuesdays” night-Iron Springs Brew Pub will donate a % of the evening’s take to ForWords.  So plan to join us for drinks, appetizers, and dinner.

Feel like giving? Help Elisabeth raise money for Bay Area Human Race

My Story… Please help ForWords provides literacy programs for low-income, under-served students in the greater San Francisco Bay Area, many of whom are English language learners. ForWords Literacy Lab was founded in honor of the life of my older sister Catherine Holly, a young woman who loved reading and writing and appreciated the extraordinary ethnic, […]

Call for Support!

Dear Friends and ForWords Literacy Lab Supporters (and MARIN County Voters) Nov. 10th the Marin County Supervisors will hold a hearing to listen to proposals from local non-profits about their work in the community. Prior to the hearing, Supervisors have received applications, including of course one from FWLL, for grants from the Community Service Fund. […]

Human Race

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 in Fundraising, News & Events | No Comments

ForWords Literacy Lab Board Members Miguel Godoy and Elisabeth Siegel ran the Marin County Human Race in June on behalf of ForWords. Elisabeth came in second place and together they raised over $300 for ForWords.