Customers invited to donate new children’s books for students heading
back to school
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#2NC–Calling all book worms! Spread your love for literature with students
this school year by participating in 2nd & Charles’ Annual Book Drive,
now through Saturday, August 27! Customers are encouraged to
choose a favorite children’s book to be donated to schools and libraries
across the United States where resources for literature are limited.
Happening at all 2nd & Charles locations, each of the 29 stores have
partnered with a local school in its community to provide students with
new books for the upcoming school year.
“As a leading book retailer, we believe it’s our duty to ensure every
child, no matter the circumstance, has access to books and the
opportunity to learn through literacy,” said Scott Kappler, Vice
President of Marketing at 2nd & Charles. “Our ultimate hope is that at
the end of this book drive, thousands of kids across the U.S. will
experience the joy of reading and gain confidence in themselves and
their ability to succeed in their education.”
Customers interested in participating in the book drive can choose from
a personal favorite or from one of the many suggestions located near the
store checkout! Popular books to be considered for donation include JK
Rowling’s recently released eighth installment of the Harry Potter
series “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts I & II,” Dr. Seuss’s
inspiring short story “Oh, the Places You’ll Go,” Chris Colfer’s
adventurous novel “The Land of Stories,” Marcus Pfister’s classic tale
“The Rainbow Fish” and many more!
All donations must be purchased, as new, from 2nd & Charles. For more
information or to participate in the book drive, please visit www.2ndandcharles.com.
About 2nd & Charles
2nd & Charles specializes in trading used books, audio books, CDs, DVDs,
video games, game systems, vinyl records and accessories. Stores buy and
sell based on the condition and popularity of the product. For more
information, visit 2ndandcharles.com.
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