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Children's Book Drive

Thanks to ALL our volunteers and collection stations - we are so thrilled to work with all of you. Thanks to our generous community, we have collected 5820 books and have distributed them throughout our seven county region!

2016 Children’s Book Drive

Public Drop-Off Collection Sites:

United Way of Southeastern Idaho Book Bins:

  • City of Pocatello, 911 N. 7th Ave. Pocatello
  • OMNI Building, 275 S 5th Ave. (First Floor near Blue Cross of Idaho and Sanctuary Wealth), Pocatello
  • Gold’s Gym, 1800 Flandro Drive, Pocatello
  • Grace Lutheran School, 1350 Baldy Avenue, Pocatello
  • Citizens Community Bank, 2000 Flandro, Pocatello
  • US Bank S. Ash St, Blackfoot

Other Public Drop-Off Locations:

  • Aslett’s Museum of Clean, 711 S 2nd Avenue, Pocatello
  • Bank of Idaho, 2300 Via Caporatti Dr, Pocatello
  • Bear Lake County Library, 138 N 6th St., Montpelier
  • Citizens Community Bank, Arthur and Flandro Pocatello branches
  • Courtesy Ford Lincoln Mercury, 1600 Yellowstone, Pocatello
  • Blackfoot Library, 129 N. Broadway, Blackfoot
  • Chase Bank (Inside Fred Meyer), 800 Yellowstone, Pocatello
  • D.L. Evans Bank, 333 Yellowstone Ave., and 4080 Yellowstone Ave, Pocatello
  • Farmers Insurance, 2500 S. 5th Ave, Pocatello
  • Gem Prep School, 1451 Jessie Clark Lane, Pocatello
  • Hirning Buick-GMC, 509 Yellowstone, Pocatello
  • Housing Authority of Pocatello, 711 N 6th Ave, Pocatello
  • Idaho Stars, 1st Floor OMNI Building, 275 5th Ave, Pocatello
  • Ireland Bank, 486 Yellowstone Ave., Pocatello plus locations in Inkom, Downey, Soda Springs, Montpelier, Preston & Malad
  • KeyBank, Arthur & Yellowstone Pocatello branches, Yellowstone Chubbuck branch & Ash St., Blackfoot branch
  • Lithia Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, 2929 Poleline Rd, Pocatello
  • Marshall Public Library, 113 S. Garfield, Pocatello
  • Oneida County District Library, 31 S 100 W. Malad City
  • Oneida Crisis Center, 1312 S 2100 W, Malad City
  • Phil Meador Toyota/Subaru, 1855 Flandro, Pocatello
  • Pocatello Community Charter School, 995 S. Arthur, Pocatello
  • Pocatello Montessori School, 240 E. Maple, Pocatello
  • Pocatello Nissan/Kia (New Location), 1900 Flandro Dr, Pocatello
  • Portneuf Library, 5210 Stuart Ave, Chubbuck
  • US Bank- Pocatello, Blackfoot, Soda Springs, Preston, Malad Locations
  • Soda Springs Public Library, 149 S Main St, Soda Springs

Special Thanks for Hosting an In-house Children’s Book Drive:

Allstate, Pocatello
Aslett’s Museum of Clean - Book Collection Central for Pocatello
Bingham Memorial Hospital, Blackfoot
Farmers Insurance, Pocatello
Groveland Elementary School, Blackfoot
Idaho Department of Transportation, Pocatello
JR Simplot Don Plant, Pocatello
Monsanto, Soda Springs
ON Semiconductor, Pocatello
Premier Technologies, Inc., Blackfoot
Spudnik, Blackfoot
Virginia Transformer Corporation, Pocatello
Wells Fargo - all locations in Pocatello and Blackfoot


Special Thanks for In-kind Donations:

Aslett’s Museum of Clean - Book Collection Central for Pocatello
Ridgecrest Elementary - Book Collection Central for Blackfoot
Allstate - Cleaning Supplies
Brayden, Linda and Kirk Smith - Making a Difference book collection project
Glenn Alford - Promotion
Idaho Youth Ranch - “Ranch Reader” bookmark for every book collected
Jim & Libbie Lystrup - Promotion
ACE Hardware - carts for sorting books
Darhl Suttner - Performance Outdoor Advertising - Promotion