The Regis School student council organized a book drive to support Books Between Kids. The initial drive was connected with the middle school dance for Regis and Duchesne Academy. The “cost” of admission for the dance was three new or gently used books. In the week following the dance, the book drive was extended to […]
It is official! After many months of fruitless searching, a home has been found for Books Between Kids. The warehouse lease has been signed, we have the keys and we can now arrange the delivery of the 18 wheeler of books from our wonderful partner Better World Books. Sorting dates are scheduled, pending arrival of […]
So what did you do with your summer? One young man who helped us sort books in the spring felt called to do more – and we are so grateful! William spearheaded a book drive in his neighborhood, going door-to-door, making his neighbors aware of our cause and his desire to help, resulting in a […]
Each week, the JCC summer camps select one charitable organization on which to focus. Books Between Kids was lucky enough to be their charity one week this summer. Thank you to all the kids and parents who donated over 800 books! You started off our new collection year with a bang!
We loved reading many thank you notes from the kids who received books this year and wish we could post them all!
We spent the last few days visiting schools, learning how they are doing their book distributions, and getting ideas for last year. Thanks to Hartsfield, Cunningham, Janowski, Looscan, Pugh and Rusk Elementary Schools for allowing us to join in the fun. Enjoy these pics taken at Cunningham Elementary!