LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. – NOVEMBER 10, 2022 – For the fourth consecutive year, employees of Transervice Logistics Inc. collected books, CDs, DVDs and magazines for The Book Fairies to distribute to under-resourced communities on Long Island and New York City.
A leading provider of dedicated contract carriage, customized fleet maintenance and innovative transportation solutions, Transervice has donated nearly 1700 books from its regional and local facilities since partnering with The Book Fairies in 2019. The company was also on hand in 2020 to help the organization break the Guinness World Record for the longest line of books – 3.81 miles – at two New York elementary schools.
“Our employees always look forward to The Book Fairies challenge and are deeply committed to its mission to help decrease the rates of illiteracy in our area,” said Sean Schnipper, Director of Marketing for Transervice.
Founded in 1969, Transervice Logistics Inc. provides dedicated contract carriage, customized fleet maintenance and transportation solutions including logistics, fleet leasing, contract maintenance, and material handling equipment leasing and maintenance. It maintains more than 124 regional and local facilities across North America and manages over 24,500 pieces of equipment. The current workforce is comprised of 1,200 associates, including over 1000 drivers and technicians. The company headquarters is in Lake Success, NY. transervice.com
About The Book Fairies
The Book Fairies source and redistribute books to under-resourced communities on Long Island and New York City to provide equitable opportunities for children to learn, grow and thrive. Since its inception in 2012, The Book Fairies has distributed some 3,500,000 books to hundreds of schools and organizations in New York. http://www.thebookfairies.org/
Alex Lafaras (left), Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President, and Sean Schnipper, Director of Marketing