Every Hero Has a Story took place at West Oaks Mall, Ocoee, Florida on March 20, 2016. Participants included Guardians of Justice, Wespeak for Them and Read to Sydney.
Read to Sydney, partnered with Wespeak for Them and Guardians of Justice to bring Every Hero Has a Story to West Oaks mall for the first time. Every Hero Has a Story provided opportunities for children to meet the heroes, make a mask, read / listen to a story and meet Sydney and Toby, therapeutic reading dogs. Kandi, (Wespeak for Them) provided parents with information and resources for autistic children.
This free event was attended by over 300 people including parents, children and community members. Kandi, Wespeak for Them, stated “Awesome to see so many of our special needs families come out & enjoy the day. Was awesome meeting new families too!”
Read to Sydney is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help children read one “tail” at a time. To learn more about the Read to Sydney organization, please visit us at www.readtosydney.org or call us at (407) 247-8595.