Press Release

Binc Foundation to Honor Wanda Jewell at Winter Institute

The Binc Foundation will be honoring the incomparable Wanda Jewell at Winter Institute in Baltimore. Wanda served as a member of the Binc Foundation’s board of directors from 2014 to 2018, and she was one of the first regional association executive directors to join the Binc board.

Miesha Headen Awarded Carla Gray Memorial Scholarship

The Carla Gray Memorial Scholarship committee—made up of representatives from across the book industry—has selected this year’s scholarship winner. The committee used an anonymous application process to ensure their final choice was selected fairly and with integrity.

Penguin Random House Promises $15,000 Match

Binc is kicking off its annual year-end campaign on November 30 — Small Business Saturday. Penguin Random House is partnering with Binc on their year-end fundraising campaign this year.

Results of the 2019 Survey

Early in the spring, Binc conducted its third industry-wide survey. A record total of 696 respondents representing a wide cross-section of the bookselling industry participated.

Binc Announces Garth Stein as Author Leadership Circle Campaign Chair

Binc announced today that Garth Stein has been named Author Leadership Circle Campaign Chair. Along with Binc co-ambassadors Ann Patchett and James Patterson, Stein will help Binc become sustainable so that the foundation can continue to fulfill their mission of providing a financial safety net for booksellers for years to come.

The Book Industry Charitable Foundation
3135 S. State Street, Suite 203
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Toll Free: 1-866-733-9064
© 2020 Book Industry Charitable Foundation
Privacy Policy