This is a press release from Trustmark
Trustmark is partnering with Pages of Love, a nonprofit organization that collects new and gently used children's books, to conduct a company-wide book drive from October 5 through October 30. Collection boxes for the public to donate will be located in all Trustmark locations.
"Trustmark values the responsibility of being a company that is actively engaged in corporate social responsibility initiatives and practicing good corporate citizenship," Trustmark Director of Corporate Communications and Marketing, Melanie Morgan stated. "Through our partnership with Pages of Love, we have the opportunity to help impact the lives of children and invest in the future of strengthening the communities we serve in our marketplace."
The organization's mission is to improve childhood literacy and provide a distraction for ill or hurting children by distributing children's books to local hospitals, as well as medical and dental clinics. Pages of Love has collected and distributed more than 26,000 books in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee and Honduras.