Donate a book in south-west S'pore and earn 5 cents in recycling points
https://str.sg/wQQiSINGAPORE - Singapore residents can now donate a book to a community reading space in south-west Singapore and earn five cents in return.The amount will be given in the form of recycling points in an app.Share-Your-Book @ South West, an initiative by the South West Community Development Council (CDC), aims to encourage donation of books to the 14 community libraries and reading corners in the district and give old books a new lease of life.
Under this initiative, people can list books they want to give away on the mobile sharing platform app, Sharetings.If these books are deemed desirable by any of the community libraries or reading corners, donors can then take their books to the location to claim recycling points.Read more: The Straits Times »
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