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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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26 Jan Our 5th Annual Movie Fundraiser

Rumson, NJ, January 24, 2012 – A special screening of Rio, the animated film, will be held at Clearview Cinemas in Red Bank on Saturday, February 25th to benefit children in need.  Hosted by Bridge of Books, a non-profit organization that brings books to children...

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