Smith Elementary School

Long Beach, CA


During the three week read-a-thon students from Smith Elementary School kept journals to document their reading. Altogether they read 113,219 pages. The school, along with the Leo Buscaglia Foundation and Friends of the The Jester & Pharley Phund, was able to donate 40 copies of The Jester Has Lost His Jingle/El Bufón ha perdido su gracia and 40 Jester & Pharley Dolls to St. Mary Medical Center in Long Beach, CA, for use with their young patients.