As United Way recipient agency, AVENUES relies on the generosity of local businesses and individuals in our community to make the Book Fair a success year after year.AVENUES provides free confidential and non-judgmental services to victims of domestic and sexual violence in the aftermath of an assault. Services available include
- crisis intervention;
- case management;
- education/information and referrals;
- medical, criminal justice and civil justice advocacy;
- and presentations for the general public, business, professionals and organizations on the issues of domestic and sexual violence.
Anyone interested in information regarding services please contact AVENUES at (573) 406-1400 or toll-free at (800) 678-7713. Thank you to everyone in our community who supports our efforts to end family violence.
AVENUES 9th Annual Book & Media Fair will be April 25th, 26th and 27th at the Hannibal American Legion at 3819 MM in Hannibal. In addition to our Annual Book and Media Fair, AVENUES will have an indoor yard sale at the Legion. Gently used items such as clothing, toys, household items, knick-knacks and many other items will be available to purchase. Mark your calendar to attend so you can restock your collection for the year and pick up a few yard sale items as well!
Book Drop Off
AVENUES Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocacy Services’ is kicking off our annual book drive. For those who wish to donate books, please visit one of our designated drop off locations near you. Drop your previously loved books into one of the boxes and AVENUES staff and volunteers will collect them. Books may be dropped off during individual business’ regular hours of operation at the following locations:
- Java Jive
- F & M Bank at 4801 McMasters in Hannibal
- F & M Bank at 505 Broadway in Hannibal
- Eagle Business Products in Louisiana
- F & M Bank and Trust Company branches in Palmyra, Monroe City and Shelbina
- Canton State Bank in Canton.
Drop boxes will be available at these locations from February 25 – April 16, 2014. If you have books you would like to donate and can not get to a Book Drop Location, please contact AVENUES at (800) 678-7713 or (573) 406-1400.