Lost and Found

By Michael “Raúl” Brown, M.S., Ph.D., Senior Lecturer in Spanish, UNC Department of Romance Studies Once upon a time, in a not-too-far-away land, there lived a little boy. In his house, there were no books, so when he went to Head Start (pre-school), and all the kids read, he knew that something was missing. It was… Read more »

Collaboration Drives Books on Break

By Isabel Geffner, Advancement Coordinator This article originally ran in the Durham Herald-Sun . Students in all Durham’s 30 elementary schools are heading home this summer with resources to preserve the gains they have made during the 2016-2017 school year. Book Harvest collaborated with Durham Public Schools to provide books and summer learning resources through our Books… Read more »

Welcome, Rachel!/Bienvenida Rachel!

Hi everyone! My name is Rachel Zawadzki, and I am thrilled to be an intern at Book Harvest this summer! I just finished my second year at UNC Chapel Hill, and am currently pursuing bachelor’s degrees in both Comparative Literature and Spanish. At UNC, I am heavily involved in the Campus Y, UNC’s center for… Read more »

A Grand Adventure

by Michele Lynn, Board Chair, 2013 – 2017 As the month of May drew to a close, so too did my six years of service on Book Harvest’s board of directors.  Seven years ago, Ginger Young shared with me her plan to start a nonprofit organization with a simple idea: to provide books, and lots of… Read more »