With YOUR help, we can put brand new books in the hands of local middle school youth this holiday season. In partnership with the local Barnes & Noble and local author, Robert Beatty, of the Serafina books, we are hoping to give the gift of reading to hundreds of students in our community.
It's easy, just:
visit Barnes & Noble (Asheville Mall)
buy some books from the suggested list below
leave them with your Barnes & Noble cashier
Thanks to local author Robert Beatty, if you buy one of the Serafina books at Barnes & Noble, we will match it with two more. So your one book donation becomes three!
buy new books from the list
drop them off, unwrapped at United Way (50 S. French Broad Ave, Asheville)
Get the books to a drop location by December 31st.
This is a great opportunity for companies, faith communities and neighborhood groups to come together and promote volunteersim around the holidays and make an impact in the life of a middle schooler.
These books are especially popular and are recommended by local educators: