Help provide youth in Durango detention center with reading material.
Books must be paperbacks and in new or like new condition. Educators would like books for youth 14-17 in all genres & they often get requests for books that deal with issues their students face in their lives and have positive messages and outcomes. They also have been receiving a lot requests for graphic novels.
The donation bin is located inside Palabras and will stay there for ongoing contributions.
You can also ship books to us at our address:
Palabras Bilingual Bookstore
906 W. Roosevelt St. Unit 2
Phoenix, AZ. 85007
You can also order direct from us. We have some suggested titles listed below. Make sure to write "For youth at Durango" in the notes section at check out.
We are also providing books for a book club at group hosted by an inmate at FCI Loretto. There's only five members so far, so we only send off 5 books at a time. Once we know what book they need for their next meet up, we will add it to the list below.