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Saturday, September 28, 2024

6:00 PM Celebration Begins

The Abbey on Fifth

2825 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92103

Attire: Cocktail, Business or military equivalent

35 YEARS OF IMPACT

Join us as we celebrate our 35th birthday and journey through our history, beginning with our humble beginnings pier side in San Diego to saving precious storytime moments for more than 3.3 million military family members in all six branches, including the active-duty, Guard and Reserves, and Veterans communities worldwide.

There will also be heartfelt stories from beneficiary families on the impact of United Through Reading, a Military Guest of Honor speaker, and the presentation of the Audrey Geisel Friend of Military Children Award to a deserving Author to inspire us to all work together to connect #TheNextMillion, military family members.

Storybook 35 will be a night of nostalgia, fun, and honors for our military families.

HONOREES & SPEAKERS

United Through Reading Military Family Speaker

Crew Family

Erin Crew

Mom & Marine Corps Spouse

Audrey Geisel Friend of Military Children Award

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Kelly Starling Lyons

Children's book author, a Founding member of
The Brown Bookshelf, and an Advocate for kidlit diversity

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT

FIVE STAR PARTNER

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FOUR STAR PARTNERS

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THREE STAR PARTNERS

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TWO STAR PARTNERS

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ONE STAR PARTNERS

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OS-PIlot Company
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CONTRIBUTING SPONSORS

Buchanan Brand + Design

The Boeing Company

Together, with your support, we can bring more video-recorded stories home to military children,
keeping military families connected and resilient while bolstering critical literacy skills
for emotionally and academically vulnerable military children!

For more information, click here or email events@utr.org or call 858.481.7323 x707

Past Storybook Photos

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