We were delighted to be a participant in the Community Foundation of Collier County’s 2020 Give Where you Live campaign. Last year, nearly $5.5 million was raised in 24 short hours, with $27,485 (35 donations) going to Books for Collier Kids! Your gifts make a significant difference in the lives of the children from low-income families whom we serve in Collier County. DONATE NOW to make an even bigger impact this year!!

Please note, we have a new mailing address: PO Box 10811, Naples, FL 34101

Books for Collier Kids (formerly First Book-Collier County) is dedicated to putting a steady stream of new books into the hands of children living in poverty in our community–books for them to read and own. Books in the home are vital to a child’s ability to read and learn..


girl with book FTBooks for Collier Kids (formerly First Book-Collier County), in its second decade, provides brand-new, top-quality books throughout the school year.  We currently distribute 100,000 books annually to approximately 8,000 disadvantaged Collier County children in pre-K, kindergarten, and first- and second-grade . . . books for them to read, take home and share with their families.


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Books for Collier Kids thanks you for your generosity in supporting our annual Stay at Home and Read event!

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