Bernie's Book Bank
Bernie's Book Bank is a Lake Forest-based nonprofit organization dedicated to collecting and distributing books to at-risk children in the Chicago area. Schools in which 50 percent or more of the children are in the free or reduced lunch program are eligible to become distribution partners with the company. Through its program, children receive six quality books at each visit, at least twice a year. Visit its website to learn how to get involved.
- Hours: Hours are by appointment.
- Founding Date: 2009
- Scope: Local, Regional
- Type: Child welfare, Literacy/education