Opportunity Details

Children & Youth Education

Age Minimum (with Adult): 16+, Minimum Age:18+

My Home Library- Big Awesome Book Sort Saturday, December 8th

Grab your friends on Saturday, December 8th to volunteer your time to help sort books for My Home Library book. This will be our biggest book sort ever – come be a part of sorting new books for over 5,000 children!


My Home Library is an initiative of the Barbara Bush Houston Literacy Foundation aimed at providing more children access to books in the home. Children log onto the My Home Library website to create a wish list of six books to build their home library. Then, members of the community sponsor a child's library.


During this event, volunteers will sort and bag over 30,000 books selected by children in 10 Houston area schools -Atherton Elementary, Betsy Ross Elementary, Cooper Elementary, Isaacs Elementary, Jefferson Elementary, Bear Creek Elementary, Wesley Elementary, Nathaniel Q. Henerson Elementary, Braeburn Elementary and Thompson Elementary through the Foundations’ My Home Library initiative.


This event will be located at the Region 4 Education Service Center, 7200 Northwest 100 Dr, Houston, TX 77092. Due to capacity restrictions at our event, participation requires registration;walk in volunteers will not be accepted.



Youth ages 16-18 are welcome to participate (limit of 25 volunteers age 16-18 per shift). All volunteers under the age of 18 will need to bring a volunteer liability waiver to the event, signed by their parent or guardian. This waiver can be found at this link.

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