Our central mailing address:
Books to Prisoners
c/o Left Bank Books
92 Pike Street, Box A
Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: 206-527-3339 (Offline as of 10/1/19)
Our volunteer location is in Greenwood, in the same building as Versatile Arts and the Social Justice Film Festival Institute (SJFFI.) We’ve been friends with SJFFI for many years, and we couldn’t be happier to share a home with them!
Our evening volunteer hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings from 6 to 10 pm, with a second shift on Wednesdays from 9:30 am to 1:30 pm, and an afternoon shift Sundays from 1 pm to 5 pm. Please email us for instructions on how to get into the building. If you are doing court-ordered community service, you must email us before showing up at the space.
Note: 7601 Greenwood Ave N is only the location of our volunteer headquarters. Requests for books must be sent to our mailing address at 92 Pike St (listed above.)
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Satellite Books to Prisoners Groups
Not in Seattle? Check out our sister organizations. These groups work with Books to Prisoners in Seattle to answer the requests mailed to us:
Books to Prisoners Spokane
Address: Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W Ft. George Wright Dr.
Packing days: 2nd and 4th Saturdays