United To Read 2023

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United To Read 2023

Celebrate our 7th Annual United to read Evet on November 2, 2023!

By Black River United Way

When and where

Date and time

Thursday, November 2 · 9 - 10am EDT


Elementary schools across Georgetown and Williamsburg Counties 1514 Bourne Street Georgetown, SC 29440

About this event

Celebrate our 7th Annual United to Read Event on November 2, 2023! 

On this day, volunteers across Georgetown and Williamsburg Counties will be reading to 200 elementary & childcare center classrooms.

We just need YOU to donate one hour of your day from 9:00 AM-10:00 AM on November 2, 2023 at your favorite Elementary School in Georgetown & Williamsburg Counties.

No experience necessary, just a love of reading.

Materials will be provided!

Volunteers will read to a PreK, Kindergarten, 1st or 2nd grade class. Register yourself, friends and/or colleagues EARLY to choose which school you would like volunteer to.

Read to a classroom, interact with students, and make a DIFFERENCE at your local Elementary School!



  • Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes, participants must be 17 years old and older. Please be prepared to present your drivers license upon entering the school.

  • What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

All volunteers are required to have their own means of transportation. Parking is available at each United to Read Site

  • Other Requirements

Upon registration, background checks are conducted.

About the organizer

Black River United Way (BRUW) creates a better quality of life for people in Georgetown and Williamsburg Counties by leveraging resources; to lead early grade learning programs for children, build family self-sufficiency, and ensure disaster resiliency through preparation and mitigation; with the goal of producing the greatest community impact.

Black River United Way recruits community members who bring passion, expertise, and resources together for Georgetown and Williamsburg communities YOU are invited to join us. What is your passion? What is your skill? What time do you have to give, advocate, or volunteer? Together, as a community of giving, we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow!

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