For Immediate Release
January 6, 2013
REFORMA Launches Application for NOCHE DE CUENTOS @ mi biblioteca Mini-grant
Beginning today, REFORMA is pleased to accept applications for NOCHE DE CUENTOS mini-grants. This year REFORMA partners with LORITO BOOK and Information New Wave (INW) as sponsors. A $500 Mini-grant will be awarded to a library that plans an exemplary Noche de Cuentos event. In addition, a mini-grant for $250 will also be awarded. Applications will be received until January 31st, 2013.
Noche de cuentos will be celebrated on the week of March 20-27, 2013 in conjunction with World Storytelling Day, observed during the spring equinox on March 20th. World Storytelling Day is a global celebration of the art of oral storytelling.
The mission of of Noche de Cuentos @ mi biblioteca is to promote and preserve the art of storytelling within our Latino communities in the US. “Our language and our stories bind us together, they make us stronger.
To apply, please find the Mini-Grant page of the Noche de Cuentos website at www.nochedecuentos.org
For more information, please contact Lucia Gonzalez at LGonzalez@northmiamifl.gov