This committee coordinates the annual HBA book drive among law firms, corporations and individuals and conducts readings to Harris County elementary schools for Constitution Day and Law Day.

Donate to Rebuild the Shearn Elementary Library

Donate to rebuild the Shearn Elementary School Library

 

Book drive information

Start collecting books today for the 2019 Lawyers for Literacy Book Drive!

We accept books for all ages; we have a special need this year for children’s books. We cannot take magazines or law manuals.
Drop off book donations — in boxes weighing less than 50 lbs. — at the Heritage Plaza loading dock on Dallas Street, September 3 through 13, 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.

 

2018-2019 book drive report

A flyer for the 2019 Book Drive explaining how to participate

Click here to download the flyer for the 2019 Book Drive & Library Fundraiser.

Office donation information flyer (template)
“Drop off donations here” flyer (template)

 

Sign up as a volunteer reader

Constitution Day is Tuesday, September 17!


Click here to request a Constitution Day reading at your school.

Click here to volunteer as a reader.

HBA member Kevin Dubose, of Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP, in a new library in NW Uganda to which HBA books were donated through the Houston based nonprofit Good Steward Global Initiative.
HBA member Kevin Dubose, of Alexander Dubose Jefferson & Townsend LLP, in a new library in NW Uganda to which HBA books were donated through the Houston based nonprofit Good Steward Global Initiative.

Derick Mendoza reads for Constitution Day 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic.
HBA member and volunteer Derick Mendoza reads for Constitution Day 2017 at St. Joseph Catholic.

Mark Stout picks up book drive donations from a firm.
Committee member Mark Stout picks up book drive donations from a firm.

Committee Volunteer Form (PDF) | Sign up Online

2019-2020 Co-Chairs:
Alvin Adjei, Burritt | Adjei PLLC
Karan Ciotti, Ciotti Law, PC
Chanler Langham, Susman Godfrey L.L.P.

For more information on this committee, contact Bonnie Simmons at bonnies@hba.org or (713) 759-1133.