Books can be donated from March 9 to April 1 to Canadian Tire Stores in Windsor, Amherstburg, Essex and Leamington.
Fiction and non-fiction books are welcome. New and gently used children’s’ books are in great demand. Encyclopaedias, magazines, textbooks, Reader's Digest and National Geographic cannot be accepted.
The Raise-a-Reader Book Sale is brought to you by The Windsor Star and proudly supported by A Book of My Own, Windsor Crossing, Windsor-Essex Canadian Tire Stores, Windsor Public Library and Koolini Italian Eatery.
The Windsor Star Raise-a-Reader campaign is part of the award-winning national fundraising initiative of the Postmedia Foundation. It is a unique philanthropic program that increases awareness and raises money and other resources in support of family literacy programs.
Since its inception in 2002, more than $550,000 has been raised in Windsor-Essex for local literacy initiatives by The Windsor Star Raise-a-Reader program.
The Windsor Star Raise-a-Reader program is presented by St. Clair College and St. Clair College Alumni Association.
by Deborah Jones Publisher Biz X Magazine