FIFTH ANNUAL HOLIDAY BOOK DRIVE A SMASHING SUCCESS
Donations rose 32 percent this year.
Bookshop Santa Cruzwas pleased to report that during its fifth annual Holiday Book Drive, customers donated over $9,100 in books to local public schools between Thanksgiving and New Year's. The drive was co-sponsored by theGood Timesand theSanta Cruz Warriors, who helped boost sales by providing a fan package, including free tickets, to raffle off to one of the donors.
Three school districts - Santa Cruz City Schools, Pajaro Valley Unified School District and Scotts Valley Unified School District - received books from this year's Holiday Book Drive. This year's donations were the highest of any year of the Book Drive, exceeding last year's donations by more than 32 percent. In total, over $30,000 in books have been donated to local schools since the inception of the Holiday Book Drive by Bookshop Santa Cruz five years ago.
Thanks to our Harbor High families for participating!