Adopt a School

Adopt a School

30,841 books donated so far!

Support a local participating school to put books in the hands of children in your community

Each participating school will receive:

  • Every dollar raised to support their students and school library
  • Eligibility for a match of up to $1,200 from the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation
  • 30% off books at Indigo, Chapters and Coles stores when using program donations
Book Bonus

Book Bonus

For every two books you donate online, the Love of Reading Foundation will donate a bonus book to your selected school, up to 100 books!*

Donate Online
Tell a story,<br/>Give a story

Tell a story,
Give a story

If we feature your story, the Love of Reading Foundation will donate a book to your selected school, up to 20 books per school!* This story will also be included in the Adopt a School Story Contest.

Tell a Story
Donate in store

Donate in store

From September 16 to October 8, visit your local Indigo, Chapters or Coles store to make a contribution to its adopted school!

Find a store
*The Adopt a School program values a book at $10. To learn more, see our Program Overview and Contest Details pages.

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Adopt a School September 14, 2017

We are so excited to get the Adopt a School program off and running for its 9th year!  This year, there are over 550 schools signed up for Adopt a School from across Canada with more than 185,000 total students registered to participate in the program.  There are two ways you can help...

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