Donate your new and gently used books books and help Bernie’s Book Bank empower Chicagoland children through book ownership!
Your generosity empowers Chicagoland children to read their way to a better life. Our efficient, effective, scalable approach to providing books allows us to serve nearly 300,000 Chicagoland children annually.
Patrick Mannelly Award | Bernie’s Book Bank is the beneficiary and charity partner for the Patrick Mannelly Award, celebrating the best college Long Snappers in the country.
Bernie’s Book Bank sources, processes and distributes free quality children’s books throughout Chicagoland to empower children to explore new ideas, gain knowledge, and strengthen reading skills through book ownership.
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