Donate Books

View our wish list of titles and send them directly to Spread the Word Nevada – Washoe County

View Wishlist

Donate Money

Your donation will help advance childhood literacy in Washoe County and help ensure all children have access to age-appropriate books in their homes.

Your donation to Spread the Word Nevada (STWN) may be tax-deductible (pursuant NRS 598).

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Drop Off Books

Drop off new or nearly new children’s books at the following locations in July:

Audi Reno Tahoe
Land Rover Reno
Learning Express Toys of Reno
Raley’s (All Washoe County Locations)
Bank of America (7th/McCarran, Meadowood, Midtown and Prater/McCarran)
Mane Obsession

Or buy a kids book at a local store and donate it!

Grassroots Books
660 E. Grove St. Reno

Once Upon a Child
5000 Smithridge Dr. #A21, Reno

Learning Express Toys of Reno
197 Damonte Ranch Parkway, Suite D, Reno

The Radical Cat
1717 S Wells Ave, Reno

Barnes & Noble
555 S Virginia St., Reno

Join the Business Challenge

Create a book drive with your business or community groups and challenge other local businesses to see who can collect the most books for children in our community.

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Thank you to our 2024 sponsors!

To learn more about sponsorship or donating to us please email Courtney at or click on the button below to learn more about sponsorship opportunities.

Sponsorship Opportunities