The Need for Books

Give Books




Corporate Involvement

About Us



Monday 8:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday 9am-6pm (call to confirm after 4:30pm)
Wednesday 9am-4:30pm and 4:30pm-8:00pm every 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Wednesday of the month
Thursday 9am-4:30pm
Saturday 9am-2pm

Please note we are closed on Friday and Sunday.

Ph: (503) 616-3981



In low income neighborhoods the ratio of books to children is one book for every 300 children...

The Children's Book Bank gathers thousands of new and gently-used books from the community.
It organizes volunteers to spruce up and sort donated books
Books in cubbies waiting to go into bags for children Volunteer cleaning books
The Children's Book Bank creates individual bags filled with books and stories
And delivers books to children who might not otherwise have books of their own at home
children geful faces looking at the their books for the first time children lined up with their books bangs

The Children's Book Bank envisions a society in which all children, regardless of means, are surrounded by and experience books during their early years of development.



If You Give a Child a Book...

Stay In Touch

Mailing Address
The Children’s Book Bank
2680 SW Ravensview Drive
Portland, OR 97201
The Children's Book Bank
1728 NE Glisan St.
Portland, OR 97232

(503) 616-3981

General Inquiries: info@childrensbookbank.org
Executive Director: danis@childrensbookbank.org
EIN: 26-1600475

The Children's Book Bank Register Login



DotNetNuke® is copyright 2002-2015 by DotNetNuke Corporation