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22 Sep A “No Regrets” kind of Persistence

This past June, I was both honored - and humbled - to speak to the Newark's East Side High Senior Graduating Class of 2017. Bridge of Books has been sending books to these students for several years.  The 2016-17 school year saw a big push for pleasure reading,...

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17 Jan Books & Barbers – perfect together!

by Abby Daly, Founder & Executive Director As we move into 2017, I’ve been thinking about the definition of community.  Our growing success in getting books into the hands of underserved children across New Jersey is most definitely a direct result of the phenomenal support that...

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29 Nov The Gift of Literacy

As the 2015 holidays approach, we have so much to be thankful for at Bridge of Books. This year we distributed 110,000 books across the state – crushing the 73,000 books we distributed in 2014. This means that roughly 45,000 underserved children across New Jersey...

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