Las Vegas – Henderson, NV (September 5, 2014) – Spread the Word Nevada (STWN), the largest children’s literacy non-profit in the State will honor Bank of America at the 13th Annual Storybook Gala on Sept. 13. Guests attending this “Cat in the Hat” evening will help advocate for the at-risk youth in Southern Nevada by supporting Spread the Word Nevada’s literacy programs. To date, more than 357,000 at-risk youth and their families have been served.



Spread the Word Nevada celebrates 13 years of providing literacy programs serving at-risk youths at the annual storybook gala.



13th Anniversary Storybook Gala – “Cat in the Hat”

Honoring Bank of America



Saturday, September 13

5:30 p.m.: Cocktails, Library of Dreams Raffle, and Silent Auction

7:00 p.m.: Dinner, Program, Entertainment and Live Auction items

Media Welcome: Contact – Vicki Soares (702) 203-0002



The Venetian Resort Hotel Casino

Lido Ballroom

3355 Las Vegas Blvd. South Map

Las Vegas, NV 89109


About Spread the Word Nevada

Spread the Word Nevada, Inc., is a children’s literacy nonprofit, 501(c) (3) corporation, dedicated to advancing early childhood literacy by placing books into the hands and homes of children within Southern Nevada’s at-risk, low income communities. While developing a love of reading, these libraries promote future academic achievement and self-confidence, which impacts lifelong success.  Since 2001, Spread the Word Nevada has distributed more than 2.8 million gently used and new books to approximately 357,000 low-income youth in Southern Nevada. Please visit to learn more about program details or call at (702) 564-7809. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.


For Immediate Release                                         Contact: Vicki Soares

Media Alert                                                               702-203-0002