Book Harvest celebrates Jumpstart’s annual Read for the Record Day

By Daniele Berman, Operations Manager This article originally ran in the Durham Herald-Sun . This Thursday, October 27, history will be made as children and adults across our country join forces for the world’s largest shared reading experience – and Durham will be a part of this momentous day. Local nonprofit Book Harvest will send dozens of… Read more »

We Knew Them When…(Glimpses Behind the Scenes!)

Meet Jack and Abigail, future movie stars, who will one day be able to say they got their start working on “The Journey of Book Harvest’s 500,000th Book” ! Jack is a third grader and Abigail is a first grader, and both were such eager (and fantastic) actors for our video! They’re both book lovers and were eager to help us spread the… Read more »

New Faces on Our Intern Team!

This semester, we have the privilege of hosting two students as part of their internship and service-learning work with other organizations. Meet Sarah Neff and Alyssa Teague! My name is Sarah, and I am so excited to be spending time at Book Harvest this year! I am a second year student at Duke Divinity School and UNC… Read more »

Collaborative Effort from United Way Helps Serve Triangle Families

This  article was originally posted on . RALEIGH, N.C. — The United Way is taking a new approach in their mission of strengthening Triangle families in need. Every book is a child’s gateway for imagination and an opportunity for newfound confidence in learning to read. “Unfortunately, two thirds of kids who grow up in low… Read more »