Since its launch on April 2, the #SaveIndieBookstores campaign has raised $758,302 in donations from more than 350 contributors.
The names of many of the donors are now available on SaveIndieBookstores.com.
To be considered for a grant, ABA member bookstores can visit SaveIndieBookstores.com through April 27 to fill out a short application. Funds will be distributed to eligible stores by May 15.
Booksellers are also encouraged to visit the media kit at SaveIndieBookstores.com to see press coverage and access a variety of digital assets to promote the campaign, including logos and social media images.
Author James Patterson has partnered with the Book Industry Charitable Foundation (Binc) and the American Booksellers Association to promote this campaign, which runs through April 30. For more information, visit SaveIndieBookstores.com.