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HarperCollins Book Donation volunteer packers

This opportunity is ongoing, with no end date.

Volunteers will support with the unpacking and allocating book donations from HarperCollins, to support the National Literacy Trust. The books will be distributed throughout Stoke-on-Trent's most deprived area, where literacy levels are below the national average.

Date: end of next week beginning of the week after

Time: 10:00 – 3:00 but happy if they can only do the morning or afternoon

Place: Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce, Commerce House, Festival Park, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1 5BE

How many: 3-5 people

Volunteers would be packing the allocated books into boxes and setting them aside for different organisations.

Location

Chamber of Commerce, Festival Park

Contact Name

Lois Bateman

Contact email address

lois.bateman@literacytrust.org.uk

Contact phone number

07849 353729
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