Sourcebooks Donates 200K to Charity From RBG Calendar Sales

Sourcebooks Donates 200K to Charity From RBG Calendar Sales

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Independent publisher, Sourcebooks, has donated $200,000 to charity from the funds received for their 2021 The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wall Calendar; a whopping fifty percent of all proceeds! This generous gift was given in memory of the calendar’s inspiration herself, and those organizations were chosen from those that Justice Ginsburg believed in and supported throughout her career.

The Generosity of These Little Free Library Owners Will Warm Your Heart

The Generosity of These Little Free Library Owners Will Warm Your Heart

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The Little Free Library is a fantastic initiative that relies on the trust and honor of others to respect the unspoken rules of lending. The mailbox-like outposts have cropped up all over the world, providing books to those who may not otherwise be able to access them. The generosity and goodwill of the Little Free Library has been taken one step further by local stewards, who have stocked the library boxes with food and necessities, to keep everybody safe and fed amidst the current coronavirus pandemic. In uncertain times, #LittleFreeLibrary stewards are wowing us with their creativity and generosity! From …

Woman Reunited With Childhood Book 25 Years After Donating

Woman Reunited With Childhood Book 25 Years After Donating

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We’ve all probably given away a book that we loved as a kid to charity, but have you ever been reunited with that same book years later?   That’s the situation Zoe Andrews experienced when she found her copy of The Secret Garden on display at the Museum of English Rural Life in England. The children’s book is about a young orphan girl named Hannah, who discovers a secret garden in her uncle’s estate and is determined to bring it back to life.   Image Via Amazon   Andrews donated her copy to a charity shop in Wallingford, which the …