Our rapid response to the pandemic

Since San Francisco’s shelter-in-place order was announced on March 16, the Children’s Book Project has acted quickly to support the needs of our most vulnerable families. Within 3 days, we distributed over 3,000 free books to children at SF emergency childcare...

More Books Given Away in 2019!

Readers thrive when books act as both mirrors and windows, reflecting children’s experiences and offering windows into different worlds. We’re grateful for all the literacy heroes who made 2019 our best year ever for giving unlimited, high-interest books to...

Back to School Is Better with Free Books

We’re grateful to all the wonderful educators who came to the Children’s Book Project to get ready for the new school year with high quality, high-interest books for their students and classrooms. From August through the first week of September, over 220...