The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shelter for migrant children at the Long Beach Convention Center is requesting NEW AND GENTLY USED CHILDREN’S BOOKS (FOR AGES 5 TO 17) IN ENGLISH AND SPANISH.
PLEASE KEEP IN MIND, VOLUNTEERS WILL NOT HAVE TIME TO SORT YOUR BOOKS SO PLEASE FOLLOW THE GUIDELINES: We are seeking excellent condition, high-interest books. We DO NOT accept workbooks, textbooks, coloring books, toys, or games. When choosing books to donate, please only include books that you would be comfortable giving as a gift. Nothing damaged, tattered, or dated.
PLEASE PURCHASE OR BRING BY ANY GENTLY USED BOOKS TO CHILDREN’S BOOK WORLD BY THURSDAY, MAY 6 AND THEY WILL BE DELIVERED TO THE LONG BEACH CONVENTION CENTER SHELTER.
If you would like to purchase specific books to donate from our website, please write in the comment: FOR LB SHELTER. Please be aware that BOOKS ONLY - FOR KIDS AGES 5-17 are what is needed. Here is a link to our extensive selection of Spanish titles: