Fundraiser: Buy a Book for a Child & Be Entered to Win a Round of Golf for 4!

Sep 1, 2022 | Ways YOU Can Support Us

Great Books for Kids is kicking off its first fundraiser! Simply donate $5.00 to our charity during the month of September, and your donation will be used to buy a space-themed book for a local child! As a bonus, you will be entered to win a round of golf for 4 players at beautiful Osprey Cove Golf Club in Saint Marys, GA – a package valued at $260!

Donate $5 per entry at this link to our official PayPal donation page – Donate NOW thru 9/30! All donations are fully tax deductible, as we are a 501c3 nonprofit – EIN: 86-3653215. Winner will be announced by 10/5.


Recent national child literacy statistics show an alarming decline in literacy. Great Books for Kids launched this fundraiser to raise money to purchase high-quality books for elementary-aged children in southeast Georgia for their homes! Our goal is to equip our local children with the tools they need at home – engaging books! – to support their journeys to becoming confident, capable readers! You can learn more about us here

We have partnered with Osprey Cove Golf Club in beautiful Saint Marys, Georgia, to giveaway a round of golf for 4 players, to include greens fees, carts & range balls – a package valued at $260! The certificate is fully transferrable, so you can give it to your favorite golfer!


Visit the Great Books for Kids PayPal donation link at and make a donation of $5.00. You will be automatically entered into the giveaway, and your donation will be used to purchase one book for a local child!

You may make as large of a donation as you wish, and every $5.00 increment will earn you one entry into the giveaway. For example, if you donate $25.00, you will earn 5 entries.

This month’s books are SPACE themed!

If you donate $5.00, a local 1st or 2nd grader will receive Living in Space, a hardcover nonfiction book about astronauts living in on the International Space Station, including real photos a lots of fascinating facts!

If you donate $25.00, you will receive 5 entries into the giveaway and 3 children will receive a new book: A local Kindergartner will receive Raccoon on the Moon, a hardcover phonics book containing 6 stories with engaging rhyming verse and illustrations, as well as a QR code to scan & listen to the stories! A local 3rd grader will receive a biography titled The Extraordinary Life of Neil Armstrong. And a local 1st or 2nd grader will receive Living in Space, a hardcover book about astronauts living on the International Space Station!

Thank you for choosing to support our local children through Great Books for Kids! All donations are tax deductible, as we are a 501c3 nonprofit – EIN: 86-3653215.

The winner will be chosen at random and announced the first week of October.


A Round of Golf for Four at Osprey Cove Golf Club includes: Greens fees, carts, range balls. Valid Tuesday-Sunday after 12:00pm. Dress code strictly enforced. The certificate is redeemable one time only and is fully transferable – you can give it to a friend for family member! (What a great birthday or Christmas gift for your favorite golfer!) The certificate is non-refundable and has no cash value. Certificate expires September 30, 2023.

The year-round Osprey Cove course is set against a backdrop of sweeping marshes, tidal inlets and nature conservation areas. At every turn, the breathtaking panorama of the Low Country envelops you. At the same time, it offers exciting challenges for golfers of every skill level. The course and the club have recently undergone over $2 million in renovations to ensure the value and the experiences here endure.


Questions about Great Books for Kids or this fundraiser? Interested in making a larger donation by check? Please email Jen Tacbas at

Thank you for supporting our fundraiser! Together, we will positively impact the literacy and lives of our local kids!

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