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!
- 1,100+ volunteer hours completed by 350+ dedicated volunteers!
- 175+ first time volunteers
- 50+ people volunteered at multiple shifts
- 30+ volunteers attended both days
- 7 volunteers served all 12 hours!
- 100,000+ books processed
- 78,000 quality books packed for 13,000 at-risk Chicagoland children
- 20,000 books sorted
- 2nd/3rd grade chapter books
- Picture books
- Non-fiction books (fun facts, history, etc)
SAVE THE DATE: 2018 BOOK LOVERS’ LUNCH
Book Lovers’ Lunch is scheduled for May 4th, 2018- save the date!
Mary is the bestselling author
of The Good Girl, Don’t You Cry, Pretty Baby and Every