Our Mission:

Increasing the number of 100+ book homes for kids 0-18 in NYC.

Brooklyn Book Bodega provides access to and ownership of books, builds community, and creates a passion for learning through free events and literacy-based community programming.

Our Events

Join us at one of our free events to stock your child’s personal library, or those of your family, friends and neighbors.  The bodega has a variety of used and new books.  Select the ones you want to read and take them home for FREE!

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Why Books?

Children who do not read on grade-level by the end of third grade are four times less likely to graduate high school on time.

The Impact

12,000 Books Distributed

1,400 Visitors

50 Volunteers

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