Book Fair - Preparation 2019

Community Development YMCA

The YMCA Book Fair is an annual event that brings book lovers from all across the country. This fun event raises funds for teen, youth and literacy programs provided by the YMCA. It takes a lot of volunteers to sell 400,000 books in 5 days. See how you can get involved. Please contact Jessica Houchin to set up a time to meet before beginning your volunteer role. SAVE THE DATE: YMCA 41st Annual Book Fair will be held July 19-23, 2019. We can't wait to see you there!

Community Development YMCA, 600 Loughborough Ave. St. Louis, Missouri 63111 United States

To collect, sort, price and sell almost a half million books to raise funding for Y outreach programs.

Contact Jessica Houchin at 314-776-7102 or

Many roles for the fair involve bending and lifting. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Art & Culture Children & Youth Community Education & Literacy Great for 55+ Great for Groups Great for Teens

How You Can Help
Work a Shift
Date Day Time Role Need
Hold a Position (2)
Position Dates Need
Sorting & Pricing Jan 01, 2019 - Sep 30, 2019 488
Book Fair Branch Pick Up Jan 28, 2019 - Aug 30, 2019 1