Donate new or gently used books to children in need!
To help reach our goal of providing 1,200 K-5 at risk Porter Elementary students with non-religious, grade appropriate books, to take home and read during summer vacation.
Donate 1 or more NEW or GENTLY USED (like new) books (Yes, 1 book will help immensely!)
How Do I Get the Books into the hands of Porter Elementary Students: 2 EASY options: Delivery or Drop-Off.
Mail Delivery of one or more books via Amazon or other Online store directly to Book Drive Chair:
Lori Mendez, 4267 Conner Court, San Diego, CA 92117
Personal delivery of your new or gently used books to the following law offices who have graciously agreed to house book collection bins in their respective offices:
1. Chihak and Martel, 12555 High Bluff Drive, Ste. 150, San Diego, CA 92130
2. Gomez Trial Attorneys, 655 West Broadway, Ste. 1700, San Diego, CA 92101
For those who would prefer to make a monetary contribution, we've made it extra easy for you to do so online. Choose from a list of pre-set amounts ranging from $5-$500
*Donating even one book will help immensely!
*The books can be hard or soft back.
*Good choices are Caldecott Medal and Newbery Award Winners, Scholastic books, or any of your children’s favorite books.
CASD Book Drive Chair Lori Mendez at 858/205-2433, or via e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org; or
Ilima Eastwood at CASD at: 619/696-1294 or via e-mail at: email@example.com
Deadline to drop off all books or donations is Tuesday, May 25 at 3 pm.