Camel Book Drive

Donate To Kenya’s Mobile Library

Other Donors

Thank you so much to these generous book-loving donors who gave books or money:

    • Chesapeake Academy, Arnold, MD
    • Melissa Majewski, Carpentersville, IL
    • Maceo Addis-Jackson, 2, and his family (Dawn, Marcus and Marcel)
    • Susanne Johnson, Champaign, IL
    • Jennifer L. Fife, Westminster, CO

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lynne Rooney, Bolingbrook, IL 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Leonard 6th Grade Center, Fort Worth, TX
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • 4th Grade Class, St. Joseph’s Church, Millstone, NJ
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Princess Anne High School library and Global Outreach Club, Virginia Beach, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Johnny Washington’s first graders, Edgewood Elementary School, Homewood, AL 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Teacher Karen Schuler and the Rollingwood Academy, Virginia Beach, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Tricia Jemison, Oakville, Ontario, Canada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Bailey Shultz, Chandler, AZ
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Beth McGee, Staunton, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Marion Bilyk Krymski, St. Clair Shores, MI, for her 51st birthday from her daughter Elizabeth Rose Krymski 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Christopher Faber, 6, of Denver, CO, from his grandmother Joan
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cassandra & Jerome Gladney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Mary Petrino, 80, from her daughter, Marianne G Petrino-Schaad 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sharron Ricketts, Shingle Springs, CA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Holley Navarre Middle School, Navarre, FL 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Marianne G Petrino-Schaad, Arlington, VA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sherry & Hank Pangborn, Silverdale, WA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kelsey and Kiersten Smith, ages 12 and 10, of Lithia, FL, who collected over 2,000 books and are raising money to mail them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cessna Elementary School, Wichita, KS, Rebecca Pickering’s third graders
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Rachel Hantman, Needham, MA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Travis Ranch Elementary School, Yorba Linda, CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jefferson, Texas, Rotary Club
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Mary Anne Schneider, Grand Rapids, MI
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Shirley Lieberman, Massapequa, NY 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Arzina Thobhani, Crawley, England
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Phillip Pearson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Samir Shah
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sanjoy Biswas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The employees at Stoner House, Crawley, including Dave Leech and Chris Wood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The employees at the BBC coordinated by Hemini Mehta
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Community Outreach Club and Barbara Kersey at Court Street Academy, Portsmouth, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Susan Abbenante, Owings Mills, MD  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of the wedding of Alexandra Rollo and Erkut Topcu, San Francisco, CA., from Meta Mertens and Phil Bass 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Mrs. Beverly Dew Allen of Atlanta, GA, from her son-in-law Peter Keenan of Jackson, WY 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • DiDi Grimm, Chicago, IL 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Lee Gallery and her sister Betsy, who donated from Hesperian‘s Gratis Book Program  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Katie Sullivan from her friend Martha Redeker
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pamela Bostelmann, Richmond, CA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Patrick Travers, from Mary Beth White 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Benjamin Wiles, Berkeley, CA, from his wife Veronica Herrera
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Peter Glanville, Carondelet Catholic School, Minneapolis, MN
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Glenn McLaurin from his mother, Vivian 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Cheryl Mannix and her kindergarten class at Homestead-Wakefield Elementary School, Maryland
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • T. Rob Wyatt, Charlotte, NC
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Wayne Shannon from Dad and Jeanette 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Joan & Peter Faber, from Terry Faber, Denver, CO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Pamela A. Valleni, Torrance, CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • In honor of Jane Thompson, Toronto, Canada, from Suzanne O’Donoghue of Toronto
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Christy Estabrook, Glen Allen, VA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jess Jarvis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Carol O’Donnell and the St. Athanasius School, Evanston, IL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Laura Baecher, Flushing, NY 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Nancy Caplan, Columbia, MD 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Barbara Coley, Bakersfield, CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Madison Linnae Sioss-Witts, Gilbert, AZ
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Jean Riggs, Corvallis, OR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Nancy Wall, Tucson, AZ 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Julie Gannon Legacy Fund, Tucson, AZ 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Casey Roberts’ class at Huntsville High School, Huntsville, Ontario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Vickie Gray and Darin Briskman, Portland, OR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Barry & Kris Briskman, St. Michael’s, MD
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Maria Ramos, Martinez, CA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sarah Binion, Austin, TX
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Laura Ruiz-Falcon, Austin, TX  
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Michele Wells, Boulder, CO 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Cecile Cherry, Birmingham, AL 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Bob Cornell, Cumming, GA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Ridgefield High School LIT Club, Ridgefield, CT 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Karen Webre, Ruston, LA 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Victoria Vandenberg, Oshkosh Public Library, Wisconsin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • John Florio, Acme Creative Enterprises, Inc. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kathleen Dixon at Islandtime Books and More 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • The Paideia School Library,  Atlanta, GA.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Laura Paxton of Oberlin, OH 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Violeta Garcia-Mendoza
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Kathy Andersen
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Susan Bumps
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Judie Herr
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Sarah Rocklin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Stacey Loscalzo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Wendy Westerduin
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Hilde Sjoelset of Kolbotn, Norway
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • David Berkowitz
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Fidel Pedregal Pimentel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Elisabeth Gruner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Linda Rigel
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Linda Young

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Thanks to a shopping mall that decided to donate time, money and energy to collecting for the camel bookmobile: Manhattan Village shopping mall in Manhattan Beach, CA, and Ericka Sanchez, the assistant marketing director.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Thanks to the following bookstores, book festivals and libraries:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Thanks to the following publishers:


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Spreading The Word

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        For helping spread the word about the camel book drive, thanks go to:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        And to the following bloggers who wrote about the Camel Bookmobile:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        And these among the non-English bloggers:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        January 12, 2007 Posted by | Donate | 2 Comments