Books KC provides jobs and job training to individuals with disabilities in Kansas City.


A Little About Us...

Books KC is a unique book recycler. The donated books provide individuals with disabilities in Kansas City jobs, job training and is also utilized for skill assessment. Books KC, an award-winning Missouri Recycling Association 501(c)(3) nonprofit, began in 2012.

Thank you to the Kansas City community for supporting individuals with disabilities by choosing Books KC for their book donations.

Click here for directions to our local book drop off location.


Awesome News!

BooksKC now has three drop off locations. To find out the one nearest to you Click Here

The Missouri Recycling Association MORA designated BooksKC as the “Outstanding Sheltered Workshop Recycling" for 2014. Since BooksKC's first year in 2012, over 3,000 tons of books have been repurposed (reused or recycled) by the Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City’s BooksKC Project. That’s over 6,000,000 pounds!

The Missouri Recycling Association supports waste reduction and recycling efforts in Missouri by providing information, educational opportunities and technical support in partnership with the state, national and regional organizations.