Zealandia Capital Helps POP Deliver Books to 6 Locations during Days of Impact

Our heads are still spinning from the great results of last Wednesday’s Days of Impact volunteer and book delivery day with an amazing team from Zealandia Capital! In just a few short hours, a dozen volunteers from Zealandia Capital in downtown Asheville helped us sort, count, and pack OVER $6,500 worth of books for nine…

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A-B Tech Helps POP Deliver Books to 5 Locations for Our First Days of Impact Opportunity

The POP Project is fresh off our first Days of Impact volunteer and book delivery day with an amazing team from A-B Tech Community College. And we couldn’t have asked for better weather! In just a few short hours, ten volunteers from A-B Tech helped us sort, count, pack, and deliver OVER $5,400 worth of…

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What is Homeward Books?

Asheville’s beloved son and prolific 20th century writer, Thomas Wolfe, remarked once that “you can’t go home again.” As a metaphor for the constant evolution of our charming little burgh, we completely agree. However, that has never stopped us from finding new homes for the multitude of books entrusted in our care. Much as Wolfe…

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3 Ways to Stay Connected with POP through the New Hands On Website

Hands On Asheville-Buncombe, the volunteer branch of our United Way, recently went through an extensive online makeover. Active users will have noticed that about a month ago, the site switched designs, became responsive to multiple screen sizes, and took on several more features. If you haven’t explored the new site yet, here is how you…

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POP Demolishes our Day of Caring Donation Record Thanks to Our 2015 Team!

The POP Project recently completed our annual Day of Caring volunteer and book delivery day. We’re proud to say that it was our most impactful day yet, thanks to a great group of volunteers from the Beverly-Hanks & Associates realty agency! In just a few short hours, eight volunteers from Beverly-Hanks helped us sort, count,…

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