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Your gift is the gift of hope!

Dear Friend,
I cannot tell you how grateful I am that an organization like yours exists.  The financial impact was tremendous, but the positive emotional impact was so much more. To know that this kind of support still exists out there means so much.
- a bookseller you helped

Your gift today can ensure more book and comic sellers feel this kind of positive impact this holiday season. You can make the decision to become a hero for them.

Here's the situation - the number of folks needing your support has more than doubled this year!

Your continued support is critical right now. 

Book and comic sellers know that when they call Binc, your support will continue to ensure that there will be someone to answer their call. Someone to listen and help them unravel their complex circumstances. The hallmark of Binc is that each person asking for help is personally assisted by a program manager to determine how to relieve their overwhelming stress.

Booksellers and comic retailers are counting on you. Friends like you are the reason why Binc is able to help.

Your donation today allows Binc's program managers to say, "Help is on the way"! 

Thank you,
The Team at Binc

This holiday season, when you support Binc, you'll get an audiobook of your choice from our friends @librofm. It's a little thank you from us to you.
Give from $100 to $499 and get one audiobook credit.
Give $500+ and get three audiobook credits.
Offer ends December 31st.

When you give $500 or more, you also join the Bibliophile Society!

This special giving level is for donors who give a monthly gift of $42 or more or an annual gift of $500 or more.
Bibliophile members receive a special designation on our donor banner and early access to a yearly update with Executive Director, Pam French.
Support Booksellers with a Monthly Gift

Help us reach our goal!

Thank you to everyone who has already made a gift or is a monthly donor. Here are other ways you can help us reach our goal.
  • Share this email with your friends and fellow book and comic lovers.
  • Create your own peer-to-peer fundraiser to support book and comic sellers.
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If you need help or know someone who needs help with either this disaster or some other financial hardship, go to our Request Assistance page, email us at, or give us a call at 1-866-733-9064 to get more information and start the application process. 
The Book Industry Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that coordinates charitable programs to strengthen the book and comic communities. Established in 1996, the core program provides assistance to bookstore and comic shop employees and owners who have a demonstrated financial need arising from severe hardship and/or emergency circumstances. Since its inception, the organization has provided over $11 million in financial assistance and scholarships to more than 10,000 families. Support for the Foundation’s programs and services come from all sectors of the book industry. The Book Industry Charitable Foundation’s mission is to strengthen the bookselling community through charitable programs that support employees and their families. The Foundation was imagined and built by booksellers and proudly continues to be their safety net. It is our vision to be a caring community of book people. Additional information can be found at
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