Share the gift of literacy by supporting the work of Behind the Book. With the good will and financial support of donors like you, Behind the Book makes the magic of reading real for New York City’s disadvantaged youth. A donation of just $15 provides one child with a book. Please help us place books in the hands of low-income children and give them the chance to revel in reading.
You can make a secure credit card donation to Behind the Book online at
New York Charities:
Or, please mail a check, made payable to
Behind the Book, to:
Jo Umans, Executive Director
Behind the Book
356 West 123rd Street
New York, NY 10027
Thank you very much for your donation. The success of Behind the Book depends on the ongoing support and dedication of our foundation, corporate, and individual sponsors.
Behind the Book is a registered 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. For complete tax-deduction information on donations, please consult a certified public accountant or other tax professional.