Barnes & Noble in the Geneva Commons invites customers to give the gift of reading to children in need during the company’s annual Holiday Book Drive, which runs until January 1st, 2015. The Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive provides an opportunity for customers to donate books through locally designated non-profit organizations. Last year, Barnes & Noble customers and booksellers provided more than 1.5 million books to over 2,000 charitable organizatiosn that provide services to children across the country.
Holiday Book Drive recipients throughout the country include schools, liberaries, literacy organizations, family social service agencies and homeless centers. This year, the Geneva Commons Barnes & Noble will be collecting books for The Fox Valley Literacy Volunteers and the Elburn Lions Club’s Lions for Literacy Program.
The program will be running until January 1st, 2015!
For more information on how to participate in the Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive, contact the Geneva Commons Barnes & Noble Business Development Manager, Kimberly Luthin, at 630-262-8568.
Donations may be made at Barnes & Noble, 102 Commons Drive, Geneva IL 60134, or at the Elburn Lions Club, 500 Filmore St., Elburn IL 60119.
Additionally, and in conjunction with our Toy Drive, which runs until December 15th, donate books to the Elburn Lions Club’s Lions for Literacy Programs at Kaneland area drop boxes.
Drop boxes are located in Elburn at:
Elburn Lions Club
Old Second Bank
American Bank & Trust
All three Fire Stations of the Elburn & Countryside Fire Protection District
… in Maple Park:
Winner’s Circle Bar & Grill
Old Second Bank
… and Cortland:
For more information on the Elburn Lions Club’s Literacy program, contact Lion Joe Kryszak at 630-365-5584.