Our Mission & Bay County Impact
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Books for Bay, Incorporated is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Panama City, FL. We're dedicated to providing free books and educational materials to Bay County, FL's children and parents. Our vision is a literate Bay County in which all children have access to books and discover the joys and value of reading.
To date, Books for Bay has provided 4,031 Books to 65 classrooms for a total of 1,343 Bay County students receiving books.
Our brand new child sponsorship program was recently featured in the Panama City New Herald's "Celebrate Service" section.
On July 7th, 2015 Books for Bay was lucky enough to be able to provide three-hundred books to the 100 students attending the MLK Recreation Center Summer Program.
This week marks the last week of book distributions for the 2014-2015 school year and we're very pleased to announce that Books for Bay was able to provide over 2,600 books to 866 Bay County kids!
Sponsor a Child local now
For just $6/month you can sponsor a local Bay County child and provide him or her with brand new books to read throughout the year.
Parent & Teacher Resources
Books for Bay is proud to offer a wide variety of helpful early literacy resources to parents. Working together, we can ensure that every child is ready to learn and succeed.