Join Read Better Be Better (RBBB) and SOSAZ (Save Our Schools AZ) for a free community screening of Backpack Full of Cash, a documentary about the growing trend of privatizing public education in the United States. "Matt Damon narrates this timely warning about America's public schools, which have fallen into a growing, greedy, and under-regulated system of privatization that is having a devastating impact on our children (IMDB)." The screening will be "movies in the park" style with no formal seating. Beverages and popcorn will be provided by RBBB. Space is limited so RSVP for the event on Eventbrite.Connect us with a new team member and get $50 to Postino Wine Cafe! Be Excellent, Be Kind. That's the RBBB motto!

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Congrats to our partners for their efforts during Literacy Month!

Congratulations to our partners, Dawn Gerundo, Valley of the Sun United Way and Avondale Elementary School District #44 on their efforts during literacy month to help get 3rd graders reading at grade level! Read more about it on the West Valley View Please share!

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Check Out How Sophie Describes Her Seed Spot Experience!

#‎RBBB‬ Founder & CEO Sophie Etchart summarized her Seed Spot experience from the Social Venture Partners Arizona (SVPAZ) 5-Day Entrepreneurial Boot Camp: “I found the material to be both innovative and challenging. As an entrepreneur that still mainly works alone, I spend much time seeking opportunities to challenge my thinking at conferences or as part […]

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Arizona Gives Day Coming Up!

#‎RBBB‬ is participating in the Arizona Gives Day campaign on April 5! Save the date to ‪#‎BeBetter‬! Please share!

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Check out RBBB’s GuideStar Profile!

Read Better Be Better is committed to nonprofit transparency! Check out our profile on GuideStar USA, Inc.’s site: http://www.guidestar.org/profile?id=47-4003520 Please share!

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Amazing News about Garfield Reading Leaders!

#‎RBBB‬ students at ‪#‎Garfield‬ used their volunteering hours to support their applications to competitive high schools. Way to ‪#‎bebetter‬!! Huge congratulations to all the kids and the teachers that work so hard to inspire them! Please share!

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Map of countries comparable to US states in educational spending

Check out this map that illustrates U.S. states’ high school graduation rates by renaming them as a comparable country outside of the U.S. Arizona is 48th in education spending and is comparable to Tunisia. Nevada is close behind being 49th on spending and comparable to Ghana. This highlights the problem ‪#‎RBBB‬ is trying to solve. […]

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Seed Spot Pitch Party

Sophie has been working really hard and really smart at the Social Venture Partners Arizona (SVPAZ) Seed Spot 5-Day Entrepreneurial Boot Camp this week. She’s prepared a fantastic ‪#‎RBBB‬ pitch! Join her at the pitch party tonight! https://seedspotsvppitchparty.splashthat.com/ Please share!

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Check out the work that Make Way For Books does!

We are so proud to be working with Jenny Volpe and are hugely inspired by the amazing work MAKE WAY FOR BOOKS is doing in Tucson! Check it out: https://youtu.be/c_bCiMx431Y Please share!

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