01 Apr

United Way Hosts 10th Children’s Book Drive

United Way of Rhode Island Hosts 10th Children's Book Drive from April 1 - May 25

Rhode Islanders invited to support the effort that's put 245,766 books in the hands of children statewide

A group of friends are sitting at a table in their classroom. They are reading a book together as they smile and laugh.

Providence, R.I. (April 1, 2022) United Way of Rhode Island's Children's Book Drive is returning for its tenth year. From April 1 - May 25, United Way is once again partnering with Women United and Books Are Wings to help Rhode Island children build their own libraries at home.

Rhode Islanders are invited to buy and ship books, drop off new and gently used books at a community collection site, or host a drive with their family, friends, or coworkers.

For more information, view our Children's Book Drive 2022 Frequently Asked Questions below.