**Books for Nashville's Kids is closed in January to conduct inventory.
RIF, a separate program from Books for Nashville's Kids, is active in January and the RIF book room located in Cockrill Elementary is open to volunteers.
You may still submit a BFNK book request and select a pick-up date in February 2023 or after. **
If you would like to submit a book request to be picked up in February of 2023 or after click here.
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Book’em's mission is to create a more literate Nashville and ignite children’s passion for reading through book ownership and enthusiastic volunteers. We envision a future in Nashville where all children own books and know first-hand the joy and value of reading.
Help us enter our next chapter bringing even MORE kids and books together in 2022! There are lots of ways to support Book'em and our mission:
Give Time: Fill out our volunteer application to get involved with Book'em in the future, whether that's sorting books, reading to kids, or helping out at a special event.
Spread the Word!
- Tell your friends, family, and co-workers about Book'em!
- Comment, like, repost, or share any posts on our social media pages
- Share that you supported Book'em on social media. You can also share our donation link to make giving even easier: https://bookem-kids.org/one-time-donation/
Office Hours: Mon - Thurs: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Donation & Pickup Hours:
Mon: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Tues: 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Wed: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Thurs: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
To schedule a donation, choose a time online here!