For Young Readers
Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® members donate more than 600 books to Shallotte Rotary Club’s Little Library.
The Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® BCAR Cares Task Force recently teamed up with Shallotte Rotary Club to collect books for the Rotary Club’s Little Library, located in Mulberry Park. BCAR members collected more than 600 books for donation in just three weeks, enough to keep the library full throughout the summer.
“Most people know reading is important, but it’s easy to forget that not everyone has easy access to quality books,” says BCAR CEO Cynthia Walsh. “The Little Library is one way we can help make books available at no cost to people in our community who need them. Many Shallotte Rotarians are also REALTORS, so this partnership came very naturally.”
BCAR members who supported BCAR’s Book Drive include:
● Joey Polino, ASAP Realty
● Janet Coster, Carolina Coastal Real Estate
● Carrie Higgins, Coastal Carolina Outreach
● Susan Forrester, Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage
● Amy Crooks, EXP Realty
● Gay Atkins, Proactive Real Estate
● Sally Vanjoske, Proactive Real Estate
● Dale Lepovestsky, Shallotte Rotary Club
● Nancy Boston, Shallotte Rotary Club / Carolina Plantations Real Estate
BCAR Cares Task Force is a group of BCAR members working to create programs that all BCAR members can participate in to give back to the community. If you know of an organization that the BCAR Cares Task Force should consider supporting as a part of its Cares Program, please complete the application on their website, bcarnc.com/home/bcar-cares/.
The Little Library was built by the Shallotte Rotary Club in 2020 so local children would have easy access to free books.
For more information:
Shallotte Rotary Club
Brunswick County Association of REALTORS® (BCAR) is the local association level of the largest trade association in the nation, presently serving its members, which are comprised of REALTORS®, Appraisers and Affiliate Members. Chartered in 1959 by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), BCAR represents the interests of its members in southeastern North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina. For more information, please visit http://www.bcarnc.com.