FEW presents Brownies and Books
Saturday, February 20th, 1.00pm - 5.00pm,
Keep warm on a February afternoon with cup of hot cocoa while sharing your favorite book or movie and contribute to a good cause!
Bring & swap unwanted books, DVDs & CDs.
Minimum donation per person: 1,000 yen for a beverage, homemade brownies
Location: TELL community center, Minami-Aoyama Directions: www.telljp.com/images/uploads/TELL.map.pdf
Bookoff will take most Japanese books, art or picture books, manga, language study books and recent travel guides and novels in English. Bookoff! will only accept region 2 DVDs and most CDs. DVDs and CDS should be in their proper cases.
All other items can be swapped or taken home with you - including periodicals and journals.
Bookoff sells CDs, DVDs and books with the proceeds going to a particular NGO project. To date they have raised more than 11.5 million yen for JEN’s education programs in Sudan and Afghanistan.
For more information contact: FEWcommunity@gmail.com
FEW’s website: http://www.fewjapan.com/
As of November 2009, through Bookmagic – a collaboration between JEN and Bookoff! – more than 11.5million yen has been raised for school projects in Sudan, Pakistan and Afghanistan by ordinary people sending their books, CDs and DVDs to Bookoff!
Find out more about Book Magic and how you can have register to have books picked up from your home: http://www.jen-npo.org/bookmagic/index.html
About JEN’s work:
Since 2002, JEN has been conducting the School Rehabilitation Project. School Management Committees, involving local authorities, residents, and teachers. For more information about JEN, visit: http://www.jen-npo.org/en/