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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5 Ways to Make a Difference through the POP Project this Spring

Do you want to make a difference to people in Buncombe and surrounding counties – your local community? Do you love books and want to make sure others have access to great literary resources? The POP Project needs volunteers and supporters like you to help with these five projects: 1. Homeward Books, Monthly Book Sorting…

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8 Volunteers Join POP for MLK’s Day of Service

For Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Caring 2013, the POP Project and our volunteer team put together a sizable book donation for Haywood Street Congregation, an inclusive worship center in downtown Asheville. Our great team of volunteers worked hard sorting, counting, and packaging boxes of books for the congregation’s community library. Thanks to all…

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