DARIEN BOOK AID PLAN, INC.

Description:

Founded in 1949, this is a non-profit, all volunteer organization sends books in response to specific requests from Peace Corps volunteers, libraries and schools all over the world. Books are also donated to libraries, prisons, hospitals, and Native American and Appalachian groups in the United States.  The lobby of the building is open 24 hours to receive donations, which are tax-deductible. If you have a large number of books to donate (5 cartons or more), call in advance.  Please make sure books are in  good condition (without highlighting or underlining).

Phone:
(203) 655 2777
Email:
darienbookaid@yahoo.com
Website:
http://www.darienbookaid.org
Updated:
July 10, 2018
Physical Address:
1926 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820 Google Map
Contacts
Name:
Harry McLachlin
Position:
President
Programs:

  • DESIRED BOOKS – Children’s Books: for all ages – preschool to young adult, fiction and non-fiction -Classics and simplified classics -Short Story Collections -Poetry -English readers and grammar books -Teaching Methods -English as a Second Language books and materials -Books in Spanish or French for native speakers in all subjects for children and adult -Spanish/English and French/English dictionaries -Crafts/Home Arts: sewing, cooking, knitting etc. -DIY books: carpentry, masonry, auto repair etc. -Construction/Industrial Arts -Health, any and all types -Textbooks: High School and College — no more than 5 yrs. old -Computer and IT training: recent titles only -Business, Banking, Finance, Accounting -Agriculture, vegetable gardening, beekeeping, animal husbandry -Ecology and environment -Reference books: Dictionaries, atlases — no more than 10 yrs. old
  • VOLUNTEERS – high school students and adults

Categories: , , , ,

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,