Our Signature Fundraiser

Literacy for Life would like to extend our sincere thanks to all those who helped to make Reading Between the Wines 2021 a great success.


Because of your generous support, we exceeded our fundraising goal of $85,000!


​Special thanks

Literacy for Life would like to thank those who made a special contribution to the success of Reading Between the Wines 2021.

  • International Bestselling Author, Jeffery Deaver

  • Our Generous Event Sponsors

  • Our Emcee, Glenn Lavender

  • Our Auctioneer, Aaron Williams

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Reading Between the Wines 2021 Guest Author 

Jeffery Deaver is an international number-one bestselling author of 43 novels. He’s received or been shortlisted for dozens of awards. 


His book A Maiden’s Grave was made into an HBO movie starring James Garner and Marlee Matlin, and his novel The Bone Collector was a feature release from Universal Pictures, starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. Lifetime aired an adaptation of his The Devil’s Teardrop. NBC television recently aired the nine-episode prime-time series, Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for the Bone Collector.



As a corporate sponsor, you can put your company’s name in front of hundreds of our community’s most engaged and generous individuals.

As an individual sponsor, you can demonstrate your support of Literacy for Life with recognition in the event program.

For details on sponsorship, call or email our Development Director, Bob Estremera.

Office phone: (757) 221-1265

Email: restremera@wm.edu






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