The United Way of Treasure Valley kicked off a huge event over the weekend and the only way they will hit their goal is to get book donations from people like you. The 5th annual Children's Book Drive started on Saturday, April 6th and their goal is to reach 100,000 books donated.

The difficult part of the mission is that the event is only going on until Friday, April 12th. Which means now is the time to look through your book shelves and put together a box or boxes of books that you can donate. Remember this is a Children's Book Drive so please put an emphasis on donating as many kids books as possible.

To make donating as easy as possible you here are a list of locations around the Treasure Valley that are accepting book donations:

Treasure Valley-wide Book Drive drop off locations 

Albertsons stores
Banner Banks
Book It Forward collection bins
CapEd Federal Credit Unions in the Treasure Valley and the Magic Valley
First Interstate Banks
Icon Credit Unions
KeyBank
Mountain West Banks
Washington Federal
Washington Trust

Boise Book Drive drop off locations 

Big Brothers Big Sisters 110 N. 27th Street
Boise Metro Chamber 1101 W. Front St., Ste. 100
City of Boise 150 N. Capitol Blvd.
Clear Water Analytics Building Lobby 777 W. Main
Create Common Good 2513 S. Federal Way #100
Curtis Restaurant Equipment Inc.7590 W. Victory Road Boise - with every donation, you receive 10% discount on any smallwares order (excludes equipment sales), not combined with any other offers
D.L. Evans - 1600 S. Vista Ave. Boise
D.L. Evans - 7450 W. Emerald St. Boise
D.L. Evans - 3845 W. State St. Boise
Internal Brotherhood of Electrical Workers 2215 N. 16th Street #110
Kaia Fit 2590 N. Bogus Basin
Larry Miller Honda 7710 Gratz Drive
Local Union 291 255 N. 16th Street
Office Furniture Solutions 397 Steelhead Way
Smoke Guard 287 N. Maple Grove Rd
US Bank Building Lobby 101 S Capitol Blvd Ste. 102
View Point Windows Front Lobby 1150 N Curtis Rd.
Windermere 2417 Bogus Basin Road
Zions Bank Building Lobby 800 W. Main Boise
Caldwell Book Donation Locations
The Hartwell Corporation 1220 Cleveland Blvd.
West Valley Medical Center 1717 Arlington Ave

Eagle Book Drive drop off locations

Windermere Real Estate Professionals 450 State St.
D.L. Evans -  402 S. Eagle Rd. Eagle
Eagle River Smiles 66` S, Rivershore Lane #220

Garden City Book Drive drop off locations

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit 6708 N. Glenwood Rd.
Garden City Public Library 6015 Glenwood Street
Genesis Community Health 215 W. 35th Street
U-Haul 8151 Chinden Blvd.
Kuna Book Donation Locations
Albertsons

Meridian Book Drive drop off locations

Dickey’s Barbeque Pit 2845 E. Overland Ste. 190
D.L. Evans - 1875 S. Eagle Rd. Meridian
D.L. Evans - 2560 E. Fairview Ave. Meridian, ID 83646
First Federal 1880 S. Eagle Rd.
Meridian Library 3531 E. Overland Rd.
Meridian Library 1326 W Cherry Lane
T-0 Engineers 2471 S. Titanium Place

Nampa Book Drive drop off locations

D.L. Evans - 1310 12th Ave. Nampa, ID 83686
Dickey’s Barbeque Pit 16565 N. Marketplace Blvd.
Nampa Library 215 12th Ave.
Pacific Press Publishing 1350 N Kings Road