DEPTFORD TOWNSHIP, NJ (January 12, 2018) — South Jersey Federal Credit Union (SJFCU) is hosting a book signing featuring the Little Rhino Book Series authors Ryan Howard, former Phillies first baseman, World Series Champion and partner at SeventySix Capital, and Krystle Howard on Saturday, February 10th to promote good sportsmanship and the importance of literacy.
The book signing is open to the public and will take place at SJFCU’s Corporate Center, located at 1617 Hurffville Road, Deptford, NJ 08096 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.There will be a VIP Chapter Reading from 10:30 am – 11:00am. Guests can qualify to win four VIP passes by RSVPing to the Ryan Howard & Krystle Howard’s Rookie Readers Facebook Event Page.
The book signing will feature the first book of the Little Rhino Book Series, My New Team and it can be purchased at the signing for $5 (cash only). For every book purchased at the book signing, SJFCU will donate a book to one of four nonprofit organizations, including AtlantiCare, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Robins’ Nest Inc., and The Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey. In addition, SJFCU is also donating over 300 Little Rhino books to these organizations.
About South Jersey Federal Credit Union
South Jersey Federal Credit Union headquartered in Deptford, New Jersey, is a not-for-profit financial cooperative owned and governed by over 40,000 members. SJFCU has eight conveniently located branches in Gloucester, Burlington, Camden, Atlantic and Cumberland counties and in Philadelphia. For more information, please visit www.SouthJerseyFCU.com.
About Ryan Howard & Krystle Howard
Ryan Howard is a world-class, championship professional baseball player and Partner at SeventySix Capital, a leading venture capital firm based in the Philadelphia area.
Ryan was the Major League Baseball 2005 Rookie of the Year, the 2006 National League MVP, a 2008 World Series Champion with the Philadelphia Phillies, and the fastest player to reach both the 100 and 200 home run milestones in Major League Baseball history. He is recognized as one of the all-time great home run hitters and is known as a great teammate, friend and mentor by his peers, both on the field and in business.
Krystle Howard is a former elementary school teacher with a passion for education and childhood literacy. She graduated West Chester University with a degree in elementary education and a minor in literacy. She was instrumental in developing and implementing Ryan’s Reading Challenge — a program that resulted in more than 1 million minutes of reading by the children involved. She is currently the Chief Operating Officer of the Ryan Howard Big Piece Foundation.