100% of donations go directly to purchase books and build free community libraries.

Checks made out to Rx for Reading Detroit can be mailed to Rx for Reading Detroit; University of Detroit Mercy; 4001 W. McNichols Road; Detroit, MI 48221. Please include your contact information so that we can send you a thank you and a donation receipt.

Rx for Reading Detroit is housed under University of Detroit Mercy’s 501(c)3 tax-exempt status and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law.  


For donations of books, Contact Rx for Reading to make arrangements for your donation  to be picked up or to make an easy delivery to  the University of Detroit Mercy Campus or sites in Livonia or Ann Arbor.

Organize an Rx for Reading Book Drive!  We can provide all of the materials you need for your church, school, or community organization to organize a book drive for Rx for Reading.

Publishers, Authors, or Booksellers can make a tax-deductible donation of new or remaindered books.  Contact Rx for Reading for more information.