Farmers Insurance book drive yields over 1,440 books for Success Won’t Wait

The Farmers Insurance used book drive for Success Won’t Wait in Wilmington, Delaware was a huge success thanks to the efforts of this amazing team, pictured. FRONT ROW, L to R: Mike Rosensweig, Deb Gay, Sheila Ferraro, Rebecca Sullivan BACK ROW, L to R: Jen Tjaden, Danna Carlson JoAnn Reynolds, Donna Tyndall, Nikki Burns

When the folks at Farmers Insurance in Wilmington, Delaware contacted us about hosting a book drive to benefit Success Won’t Wait’s literacy projects, we were excited. After all, this was a highly motivated and successful group of people! But, we never realized just how motivated

The Farmers Insurance book drive yielded a veritable mountain of books — over 1,440 of them! These are much-needed for ongoing literacy projects like the Nemours Pediatric Clinic book giveaway program and the ongoing collaboration with Treasures for Educators to outfit local classrooms in need.

Farmers, at SWW
The group from Farmers Insurance delivered a mountain of books right to Success Won’t Wait’s doorstep! Pictured (L to R): Tiara Townsend, Eileen Yaros, Sheila Ferraro, Deb Gay, Mike Rosensweig (kneeling), and Chuck Gannon.

A big thank you goes to Debra Gay for coordinating the effort, as well as to the entire team for delivering the books right to our door. It’s through donations like this that Success Won’t Wait is able to continue its mission to encourage reading and provide materials to those who need them most.

Founded in 2002, Success Won’t Wait, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit literacy organization based in Wilmington, Delaware. Want to learn more about Success Won’t Wait’s literacy projects, how to donate used books in Delaware, or volunteer your time? Click on the About Us tab to learn more.

Read now, because success won’t wait!


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