Whoopi Goldberg Teams Up with Scholastic Book Clubs and Classrooms Nationwide to Put Books in the Hands of Children in Need
Wake Up With Whoopi! and Scholastic Book Clubsâ€™ ClassroomsCare Provide
100,000 Books for the Whoopi! Weâ€™re Reading! Sweepstakes
Winning Classrooms Will Donate 1,000 Books to Charities of Their Choice
New York, NY (October 23, 2007) â€” Continuing their commitment to promoting literacy for all children, Whoopi Goldberg and Scholastic Book Clubs today announced the launch of the Whoopi! Weâ€™re Reading! Sweepstakes as part of the Scholastic Book Clubsâ€™ ClassroomsCare program.
The actor, comedienne, author of Whoopiâ€™s Big Book of Manners and producer and host of the syndicated Wake Up with Whoopi! radio program is inviting classrooms from across the country to read 100 books for a chance to win 1,000 books for them to donate to the local charity or charities of their choice. One hundred winning classes will be chosen.