OURSHELVES is entirely volunteer run and exists mainly on the book donations, membership dues and monetary donations from our supporters. You can visit our library to make a tax-deductible donation to Ourshelves, or DONATE by credit card today.
All donations go directly toward building and maintaining cost-free libraries in San Francisco shelters, giving children and adults in traumatic periods free books. Thank you!!
If you have books to donate, please contact curator Kristina Kearns at 415.705.9950 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Drop-offs can be made at:
998 Valencia St.
Corner of 21st and Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
Thursday - Sunday from 12-6pm.
Spanish-language children and young adult books are always needed for the Riley Center's domestic violence shelter. We're also in need of gardening and cook books for Dolores Street Community Services new SRO hotel. All books are welcome.
We are a Member of the Intersection Incubator, a program of Intersection for the Arts providing fiscal sponsorship, incubation and consulting services to artists. Intersection is San Francisco’s oldest alternative arts space, presenting groundbreaking works in the literary, performing, visual and interdisciplinary arts. Visit www.theintersection.org.