LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. – OCTOBER 8, 2021 – Nearly two years after helping The Book Fairies break the Guinness World Records for the longest line of books – 3.81 miles – at two New York elementary schools, Transervice Logistics Inc. is continuing to collect and distribute hundreds of books to decrease the high rates of illiteracy in the New York area.
A leading provider of customized fleet maintenance and leasing solutions, the company’s September Book Drive brought in nearly 450 donations from their regional and local facilities.
In the three years, the company has been partnering with The Book Fairies, Transervice has donated and distributed some 1600 books to help the organization fight illiteracy and donate literature to underprivileged communities across Long Island, the New York metro area, and overseas.
“Our employees look forward to beating our book donation records every September and this year was no exception,” said Sean Schnipper, Transervice Marketing and Social Media Manager. “We’re committed to supporting The Book Fairies’ success in spreading the love of reading to children across our state.”
Transervice Logistics Inc., headquartered in Lake Success, NY, provides customized fleet maintenance and transportation solutions including logistics, dedicated contract carriage, 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. www.transervice.com
About The Book Fairies
The Book Fairies provides donated books to those in need. The organization is committed to decreasing the high rates of illiteracy in the New York area by collecting new and/or gently used books and matching them with libraries, schools, teachers and organizations in need that would not otherwise have the means to obtain them. Since its inception in 2012, The Book Fairies has donated over 1 million books to over 500 underprivileged schools and organizations across Long Island and the greater New York metropolitan area. http://www.thebookfairies.org/
Left to Right:
Sean Schnipper – Marketing and Social Media Manager
Gregg Nierenberg – Chief Executive Officer and President
Alex Lafaras – Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President