Donor Schools

Donor Schools

Project Cicero would not be possible without the 100+ participating schools who run book drives for the annual book distribution teacher event in March. We are most grateful!

The important dates for 2020 are as follows:

  • February 27th Project Cicero drops off flat boxes to participating schools Please see video below for proper assembly.
  • March 2nd-5th Individual school book drives. Promoting the purchase of books directly from our Wish List is another way for your school community to participate.
  • March 5th-6th Project Cicero picks up boxes from participating schools at a designated day/time. Your PC school coordinator will confirm details closer to the event
  • March 6th-8th Sorting and distribution weekend at the Hotel Pennsylvania- Register for school volunteering opportunities.

For any questions related to the drive, please contact your assigned PC school coordinator contact or email

Take note: The New York Society Library Young Writers Awards honor excellent writing by grades 3 through 12 in four categories: short story, essay, or poem on a theme of their choice. Prizes will be awarded by notable authors  Due date is March 31st, 2020. For details: 2020 Young Writers Awards

How to assemble a flat box for book packing:

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