Engaging Families for Student Success

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Turning the Page is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, which means that all donations are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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20th Anniversary Gala and Auction

Celebrating Our Third Chapter

When: Thursday November 1st, 6:00pm-9:30pm
Where: Australian Embassy, 1601 Massachusetts Avenue, NW Washington DC
21+ to attend / cocktail attire

Celebrate Turning the Page’s 20 years of engaging public school parents and families! Enjoy an open bar, a hearty dinner, over some amazing auction items! We will be raising funds for our programs connecting families to knowledge and resources that support their children’s educational success.

We’ll share highlights from 20 years of programming and recognize parent leaders for their outstanding contributions to their children’s schools and communities.

Tickets are $300. Please see our ticket link below.

Buy Tickets

Please note: This event is in Washington D.C. and all attendees must be 21 years of age and older. When placing order, make sure to select the option for a one-time payment and not the recurring option. We encourage you to leave a note in the comments indicating who the guests for the Gala will be.

Cash Donations

If you have a special dedication for your donation, please let us know in the comment box.

Cash donations may be made by check or money order made out to:

Turning the Page 
80 M Street, SE Suite 110
Washington, D.C. 20003

Please provide a return address so we can thank you for your donation.

Book Donations

Book donations may be dropped off at any Carpe Librum bookstore location.

Chicago Locations

Carpe Librum Pop-up in Block 37 (Suite 138)

Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 8:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am – 6:00pm

Carpe Librum Pop-up in the Thompson Center Atrium Shops (Pedway Level)

Hours:                                                                                                                                                                              Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 6:00pm
Closed Saturday & Sunday

D.C. Locations

Carpe Librum Pop-up in Union Station (2nd Level above Amtrak ticket counter) 

Monday – Saturday: 10:00am – 9:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Carpe Librum Pop-up In Mazza Gallerie (Lower Level across from TJ Maxx exit) 

Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 8:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am – 7:00pm
Sunday: 12:00pm – 6:00pm


Call us at (773) 362-8598 ext. 207 to schedule a pick-up in Chicago or (202) 347-9841  to schedule a pick-up in D.C. *Patrons must have five boxes of books or more to schedule a pick-up.


We accept and appreciate donations of any amount!

$5 buys one book for a Turning the Page family
$25 provides supplies and resources for TTP parent leadership meetings
$50 purchases 15 high-quality children’s books for families to take home
$100 provides take-home learning materials for 10 families to practice important math and science skills at home
$300 pays for an educational field trip for students during Turning the Page’s semi-annual Parent Leadership Conference
$500 purchases supplies for one parent-led project to improve their children’s school
$1,000 supports one full Summer Learning Trip

Turning the Page would especially like to thank all of our supporters.