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AAUW Thanks Community For Successful Sale - Brevard, NC


Last updated 7/26/2017 at 7:32pm

Derek McKissock

More than 30,000 books were collected this year for the AAUW's annual book sale.

"Last year we thanked the Brevard Community for our 'biggest ever' book sale, but this year we topped even that," said AAUW book sale chair Pat Hawkins. "We didn't start off with the overwhelming number of books that we had last year (just 31,000 versus 42,000), but we sold more of them than ever before. We can't thank Brevard enough for everyone's support of our mission to provide young women with educational experiences that can change their lives."

"We had our best first day ever and that pace continued through the rest of the sale," said Pinkie Byrd, this year's co-chair.

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