We collect books, media and findings all through the year and resell them at our annual Book Fair at the Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Dayton, OH the second weekend in November. The proceeds from the Fair go to support three Dayton-area charities.

Is Thing Two at Your House?

Have a Minivan you’d like to Donate?   This is Thing One. (The van. The smiling man is our main driver, Elmer.) Thing One has given, and continues to give … Continue reading Is Thing Two at Your House?

Have a Spare Afternoon?

Interested in Volunteering?  Like ice cream?  We’re always eager for new volunteers at our Book Loft, 2181 Embury Park Rd, in Dayton. We’re there Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 10 to … Continue reading Have a Spare Afternoon?

Dayton Book Fair November 10 – 13th

Mark Your Calendars Now! We waited before we had 5000 bookmarks printed to be certain that our sale was going to be on the very last date the Montgomery County … Continue reading Dayton Book Fair November 10 – 13th

It’s Round Up Time!

We are thrilled to announce that through the generosity and cooperation of Grismer Tires we are extending Round Up at every Grismer location in the Miami Valley, Springfield and Troy … Continue reading It’s Round Up Time!

Book Fair Foundation Chooses Beneficiaries for 2017

It’s a wonderful thing, poring over the scores of applications we received this year from fantastic local organizations who need and want our help— Dayton is really lucky to have … Continue reading Book Fair Foundation Chooses Beneficiaries for 2017

The Joy in Giving

Someone asked us recently what was one of the best things we did this year. And this was it, hands down. There’s nothing like handing somebody deserving some cash they … Continue reading The Joy in Giving

How to Be a Beneficiary

As it’s “Giving Tuesday,” this seems an appropriate time to talk about how to apply to be a beneficiary of the the Book Fair Foundation, and what the process is … Continue reading How to Be a Beneficiary