Contact BFK

Do you want to learn more about what Books for Kids does or talk to someone about how you can get involved in supporting early-childhood literacy? Send us a message below or reach out to us!

Robin Adelson is the Executive Director of Books for Kids and is responsible for charting our path forward as we work to give every child equitable access to high-quality books, end illiteracy, and break the cycle of poverty that holds our communities back. Want to reach out? Email Samantha at who will pass your message along.

Want to make a gift? Looking for ways to get involved with the organization? Ask Mitchell! Our Development Manager has all the answers you need regarding how Books for Kids fundraises and operates.
Mitchell Cohen at

Have a question about how we implement our literacy programming? Are you looking for literary resources to help engage a child in your life? Need a book recommendation? Reach out to our Program Director.
Lisa Francese at

Have a question about the blog or a topic you’d like to see us write about? Dying to know how we feel about the Oxford comma? Are you interested in starting a book drive on behalf of our kids? Get in touch with our Community Manager.
Samantha Salloway at

General inquiry?
Write us at or give our office a call at 212-760-2665.

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