Help make this holiday magical for children in our community!
Please bring your new or used books to any Mattress World Northwest location November 20th – December 15th.
One book, two books, three books, four? Donate your books so more children can explore!
PLUS! >> If we can collect at least 1,000 books, Mattress World Northwest will donate $1,000 to The Children’s Book Bank!
Find a donation location here.
- Studies show children need daily at-home experiences with books to increase their exposure to the written word, literature, and a variety of informational topics, concepts, vocabulary, and cultures.
- The development of early literacy skills through early experiences with books and stories is directly linked to a child’s success in learning to read.
- The harsh reality is that two thirds of low-income families own no books for their children.
- With nearly one in five urban preschoolers living below the federal poverty level, the need for books is huge.