Head to Books Inc. in Palo Alto on November 30 for a night of holiday shopping that supports PRERNA, a non-profit that empowers local refugees to rebuild their lives and thrive. (www.prerna4refugees.org) You’ll find book recommendations from our knowledgeable staff and help a great cause at the same time. 20% of all sales made this evening between 5 and 8PM will go to PRERNA.
About PRERNA: PRERNA is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization focused on empowering refugee families from conflict-ridden countries. We help refugees from all ethnicities and faiths become independent, productive citizens so they can have a better future. We are the only refugee service provider in the United States that offers a continuum of services from “soup to nuts” including housing assistance, supplies, healthcare referrals, education support, employment counseling, financial and legal aid. In addition, we offer mentoring, tutoring and cultural assimilation programs so that refugee families thrive in their new communities. EIN 47-4883492.