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School or Library
Serving male adults 18-60 years of age. From pre-literacy to varying reading levels.
Needs magazines for 30 students monthly
Magazines Requested: Students enjoy nonfiction magazines with lots of pictures and short articles–this would include magazines about animals, geography, science, food, clothing, anything relevant to today’s world. National Geographic for Kids would be wonderful.
Virginia Beach, VA
Serving: Girls in from grades 5th through 12th
Needs: 50 magazines per month, year round
Magazines Requested: Girls teen, Career, National Geographic, Fashion, Home, Family, Women, Seventeen, Redbook, Teen Vogue, Self, Good Housekeeping, Home Journal, Ellle, Homes & Garden