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HPA's Second Annual Accio Books Broadcast with Maureen Johnson, Lauren Fairweather, Paul DeGeorge, and Brian Ross Today

Posted by: Edward
February 27, 2010, 03:14 PM

Join the Harry Potter Alliance for their second annual Accio Books Campaign live broadcast today at 4:00pm EST featuring Maureen Johnson, Lauren Fairweather, Paul DeGeorge, and Brian Ross as they kick off their book drive supporting the Delta Center for Culture and Learning and Mississippi Delta region of the United States.  Each year, HPA comes together with four 'Heads of House' to raise awareness and support of both local and nation book donations in support of advanced literacy across the globe.  Last year, the efforts by HPA raised over 14,000 books, 4,000 of which went directly to a youth village in Rwanda. 

Starting Monday, March 1, you can join Harry Potter fans across the world in donating books to their local communities, as well as to HPA's partners at the Delta Center for Culture and Learning who will disperse each of your donated books to amazing community centers throughout the Mississippi Delta.  The live broadcast on the Say AHA LiveStream channel will feature complete information about this effort, and much more with our four 'Heads of House.'

See you there!

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4852 Points

Thats pretty awesome and good of them!


Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on February 27, 2010, 03:43 PM report to moderator
1408 Points

So sad I’m missing it! :(

Posted by da_member0808 on February 27, 2010, 03:45 PM report to moderator
3048 Points

And yet again the Harry Potter fandom proves that we can unite to collect and commit resources to important causes. Never does this fandom relent in its efforts to improve lives throughout the world, a truly admirable cause that is causing Albus Dumbledore to smile down upon us.

Posted by Kirk on February 27, 2010, 04:02 PM report to moderator
1985 Points

It’s great idea. Since we all love to read here no child should be denied because they don’t have a book.

Posted by jhangelgurl (ITC!) on February 27, 2010, 04:32 PM report to moderator
4138 Points


Posted by Calum Wilson (RuneDream54) on February 27, 2010, 06:03 PM report to moderator
3777 Points

i love book drives

Posted by ZachBlack [ROAR] on February 27, 2010, 06:38 PM report to moderator
2168 Points

cool. better join, then

Posted by MaggieNoise on February 28, 2010, 11:14 AM report to moderator
303 Points

That’s so awesome!!!!

Posted by Shosh Salazar Marvolo Sholort on February 28, 2010, 11:27 AM report to moderator
8876 Points

HPA is awesome … it’s so cool that they’re doing Accio Books again this year.
Now I’ll have to go find some books to donate :)

Posted by Moose_Starr on February 28, 2010, 12:08 PM report to moderator
3538 Points

yay maureen! :D she’s hilarious

Posted by on February 28, 2010, 01:36 PM report to moderator
1740 Points

That sounds great!

12348 Points

It should be really cool!

Posted by LoveTomRiddle [ROAR] on February 28, 2010, 10:28 PM report to moderator
311 Points

It’s a great initiative – one wich’s proven that can bring back even greater results. They have my admiration. Too bad I can’t be a part of it!

Posted by Madam Snape on February 28, 2010, 10:34 PM report to moderator
4215 Points

Harry Potter Alliance is Dumbledore’s Army :-)

Posted by Butterfly Boy on March 01, 2010, 09:08 AM report to moderator
8876 Points

Madam Snape you can be a part of it. I dont remember exactly how Accio Books worked last year but, the book drive ran for a few weeks. So, you can donate books at any time :)

Posted by Moose_Starr on March 01, 2010, 11:36 AM report to moderator
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