The Roundabout Book Fair held at The British School of Beijing (BSB) Shunyi from 29th August to 7th September, 2015 was a huge success! Please see an update from Roundabout China below.
Dear Friends, Dear Volunteers, Dear Book Fair Hosts @ BSB, Chatter Box Team, BSB IB CAS Students and their Teachers, Dear Yanda Babas, Dear Santa Fe Team,
We are excited to announce that the money raised from the BSB 2015 Book Fair is an incredible 203,946.34 RMB!
This amount would not have been raised & the book fair not possible without the dedication of so many people.
We thank everyone who worked so hard from those who spent hours sorting books, boxing up books by genre & language, pricing books, spreading the word about the sale, advertising, setting up the tables & the books, buying books, bringing friends to the sale, volunteering over the days of the sale, our kind logistics Sponsor Santa Fe - so much goes into making this happen - thank you ALL!!
Special thanks are due to Eli Puttock & all the staff & community at The British School of Beijing (BSB) Shunyi, for their tremendous generosity & welcome, as well for flexibility to open unexpectedly for public on Sunday!
100% of the money raised will go to support Yang Ziqiang and Wang Xiyao, two leukemia kids. (see details attached below).
Our heartfelt thanks to you all! - See you soon, see you again!
Update from: Roundabout & all the Roundabout-Ren
Please click to see photos above. Photo courtesy of Lena Xiao, lenaxiao.com