The Bookworm gives back

Every year, The Bookworm donates goods and services to silent auctions across the Vail Valley. In fact, we've made it our policy NEVER to say no! So if books can help your organization raise funds in 2014, please ask.

In 2013, the Bookworm gave nearly $11,000 back to the community through donations, goods, services, and sponsorships! 

The Bookworm gave $6,574 (in-kind donations, goods, and services) to the following groups:

    St. Judes
    Berry Creek Middle School
    Battle Mountain High School
    Red Sandstone Elementary School
    Eagle Lions Club
    Vail Breast Cancer Awareness Group
    Children's Global Alliance
    Edwards Interfaith Chapel
    Eagle Valley Trout Unlimited
    Bravo! Vail Valley Dance Festival
    First Decents
    St. Baldricks
    St. Mary's Preschool
    The Cycle Effect
    Walking Mountains
    Beaver Creek Women's Demo Team
    Crop Hunger Walk
    Vail Valley Medical Center
    Small Champions
    Eagle County Charter Academy
    Vail Mountain School
    Mountain Tots Preschool
    Project Funway
    Eagle Valley Lad Trust
    Christl House
    Wild West Days
    Vilar Center for the Performing Arts
    Sonnenalp Scrabble Against Cancer
    Vail Valley Charitable Fund
    Love Hope Strength
    Eagle Valley Chamber of Commerce
    Young Life
    La Bella Fiesta
    Bright Future Foundation
    Bike for MS
    Lack County Recreation Department
    Eagle River Watershed Council
    Salvation Army
    Family Learning Center
    Vail Valley Women's Foundation
    10th Mountain Roller Dolls
    Speak Up Reach Out
    Friends of the Dance
    Vail Board of Realtors
    Trinity Church
    Eagle River Youth Coalition
    Mountain Valley Horse Rescue
    Sunshine Mountain Preschool
    Vail Christian High School
    Yoga Africa Project
    Vail Valley Foundation
    St. Care of Assisi School
    Vail Ski and Snowboard Club
    Parkinson's Foundation
    Red Canyon High School
    Vail Valley Business Women
    Vail Christian Academy
    Habitat for Humanity

These organizations received cash donations or sponsorships totaling $4,252.59:   

    The Literacy Project
    Alpine Arts Center
    Vail Valley Business Women
    Homestake Peak School
    Red Sandstone Elementary School
    Women's Foundation of Colorado
    Colorado Avalanche Rapid Deployment
    Eagle County Charter Academy
    Vail Valley Running Club at BMHS
    The Salvation Army
    Vail Christian Academy

Thousands of books have been donated this year to improve the lives of Eagle County residents through the organizations from which they receive assistance. In the past year, the recipients of bulk organizational donations were:

    Shaw Regional Cancer Center
    Habitat for Humanity of Eagle and Lake Counties
    Jack’s Place at Shaw Regional Cancer Center
    Eagle County Aging Services
    Bright Futures Foundation
    Book Buddy program of The Youth Foundation
    Red Sandstone Elementary School
    Eagle County Justice Center

The Bookworm is proud to remit sales tax to Eagle County and the State of Colorado to help support our public schools, roads, services and amenities.