Welcome to PoWeR! Book Bags!

We are a non-profit which encourages children of all ages to grow in literacy through Playing, Writing, and Reading!

We give books and writing materials to kids in Lower Northwestern Michigan.

Since 2016, we have given children over 111,000 books and over 47,000 bags with literacy supplies!


December School Book

Give-Aways Highlights

Check Out Our Facebook Page!

Read Our Newsletter!

Mark Your Calendar!

Friend Raiser at the Igloos at HOP LOT, Suttons Bay, 6-8 PM

Bring a kid's book and/or a box of 24 crayons to donate. Come learn more about what we do and how to get involved!

Birthday Party....SAVE THE DATE! May 8

(changed date due to site of party!)

SEW Book Bags and earn a spot on our


Send us a picture of you (and your friends) sewing bags. Take a picture, email it to us and we will mount it on the WALL OF FAME!

Interested? Contact kara@powerbookbags.org

Suttons Bay Site

"School-Year" Hours

Thursdays, 1-3 PM

and the 1st Saturday

of the month

10:00 - 1:00 PM

101 Dame St., #1, Suttons Bay

(or contact us to arrange an alternative time for your group of volunteers)

Groups looking for volunteer opportunities (Scouts, National Honor Society) can contact us, and we will be happy to open our doors for you!

Interested? Contact kara@powerbookbags.org

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