EarlyAct Club members with books they collected for a Toms River elementary school. Top row: Guidance counselor Ashley LaRose with Morgan Elementary teacher Jenna Mihalow, and students Nora Abouelsaad, Dana Kondau, Kelly Beal, Mikayla Czap, Amber-Leigh Ritter and fellow teacher Holly Howell. Bottom row: Dino Ciccone, Andy Dong, Meghan Fowler, Andrew Layton, Christopher Burger and Erin Swierczyna.

Morgan Elementary School students collected books for a school affected by Hurricane Sandy.

The EarlyAct Club organized a book collection for Hooper Avenue Elementary School in Toms River. The club said more than 1,000 books were collected and donated to Hooper Avenue’s school library.