First Book

First BookProviding new books to children in need throughout the U.S. and Canada

First Book provides new books to children in need addressing one of the most important factors affecting literacy – access to books. An innovative leader in social enterprise, First Book has distributed more than 60 million free and low cost books to disadvantaged children and the programs that serve them through an extensive volunteer network of Advisory Boards, First Book National Book Bank large-scale book distributions, and the First Book Marketplace offering high-quality titles at reduced cost. First Book now has offices in the U.S. and Canada.

For more information about the nonprofit First Book or to donate, please visit or contact:

Wendy Bhagat
Executive Director, First Book National Book Bank
1319 F Street NW, Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20004