Book Donation

Thank you for thinking of Reach Out and Read of Greater New York. Your donations (including book donations from book drives) are greatly appreciated by our team and our program sites. Your donation might be tax deductible if you can provide the monetary value of the books donated. Unfortunately, shipping costs are not eligible for tax deductions.

Even if you do not know the estimated value of your books, please list the number of books you are donating.

At this time, Reach Out and Read of Greater New York only accepts new and gently used books with a strong preference for ages 0-5. Please fill out our book donation form here.

Interested in purchasing books for Reach Out and Read of Greater New York but don’t know where to start? View our RightGift wish lists and select the books you’d like to purchase and they will be sent to one of our program sites and then introduced to a young New Yorker.

We can also cater a RightGift wish list just for you! If your company, family, or group would like to purchase books for children in need, contact us at and we will set up a custom book wish list for you.