Newsletter: August 2018

Newsletter: August 2018

SUMMER IN REVIEW This summer was one for the books! Bernie’s Book Bank broke the WORLD RECORD for the largest book pyramid using 144,000 books. Later this month, golfers will tee off for Birdie’s & Books in support of our mission to increase book ownership among at-risk children throughout Chicagoland. As students head back to school, […]

Newsletter: July 2018

SUMMER FUN Bernie’s Book Bank is buzzing this summer! Check out a few ways you can beat the heat and support our mission to increase book ownership: Volunteer to help Bernie’s Book Bank earn the world record for the largest book pyramid July 26-27th Donate children’s books at any Ravinia Kids Concert this summer for […]

Newsletter: June 2018

SUMMER AT BERNIE’S BOOK BANK Schools may be closing for the summer, but we are wide open! Summer is a great time to volunteer with your family, friends, social group, or company to help us pack bags for the fall. • Looking for a fun project? Host a book drive! • There are plenty of […]

Newsletter: April/May 2018

BERNIE’S BOOK BANK NAMES FIRST CEO Darrin Utynek has been appointed to Chief Executive Officer of Bernie’s Book Bank; a new role in the organization. Our Founder, Brian Floriani, will transition to Founder and Chief Advancement Officer. “I have never been more excited about our mission and the future of Bernie’s Book Bank, especially for […]

Newsletter: March 2018

PLEASE JOIN BERNIE’S BOOK BANK FOR OUR 2018 BOOK LOVERS’ EVENTS ON MAY 4, 2018 For the past seven years, Bernie’s Book Bank has hosted a spring benefit to support the 300,000 at-risk Chicagoland children we serve. This year, Bernie’s Book Bank will once again host the Book Lovers’ Lunch, and we are excited to announce our 1st […]

Newsletter: February 2018

Thank you! Bernie’s Book Bank volunteers continually go above and beyond to serve at-risk children throughout Chicagoland and we are more grateful than ever. February’s Volunteer-A-Thon was a huge success and March’s Chicago Flower & Garden Show is quickly approaching. Please join us at Evening in Bloom and Chicago Flower & Garden Show! Chicago Flower […]