Our volunteers make the Prison Library Project possible. They read inmate letters, select books and prepare books to be mailed. Each letter is a chance to connect someone “inside” with the community.
Contact us at 909-626-3066 or at firstname.lastname@example.org or fill out our sign-up form below.
Donate Used Books
Our project depends on donated books to survive. We always need quality used books and as a 501(c)(3) your donation is tax deductible. We will gladly accept donations of new or used books from individuals, publishers, and booksellers.
What We Need:
Dictionaries, Thesaurus, Spanish/English Dictionaries, Language learning books, DIY, Business (particularly how to start your own business), Nutrition, Medical, Composition books, Self-help, Spirituality, Puzzle books, Philosophy, Science, African American history, Arcana, Spanish, Architecture, Photography
We Do Not Accept:
Magazines (except for National Geographic)
Books on cassette
Heavily worn books
Books with excessive writing or highlighting
Books that are damp or moldy
Out-of-date travel and computer books (should be no more than five years.
Loose books: please make sure any donation you bring in is in a cardboard box or bag.