Barnes & Noble Launches 2023 Holiday Book Drive

Customers Shopping at Barnes & Noble Lincoln Park in Dallas, TX can Support Dallas ISD Education Foundation with Book Gifts

Dallas, TX (November 13, 2023) –

Barnes & Noble Lincoln Park-Dallas, TX invites customers to give the gift of reading to people in need during the company’s annual Holiday Book Drive, taking place November 1 through December 8. The Barnes & Noble Holiday Book Drive provides customers the opportunity to donate books to non-profit organizations. Last year, Barnes & Noble customers and booksellers provided over 485,000 books to over 550 charitable organizations that provide services to people in need across the country.

This year, the Lincoln Park- Dallas, TX Barnes & Noble, located at 7700 West Northwest Hwy. Ste. 300 Dallas, TX 75225, will be collecting books for Dallas ISD’s philanthropic partner, the Dallas Education Foundation.

“Books play such an important role in the development of literacy in the lives of our youngest learners and with the support of our community, we are excited to be able to provide engaging and relevant books into the hands of our Dallas ISD students this holiday season. Thank you, Barnes & Noble!” – Mita Havlick, Executive Director, Dallas Education Foundation.

About Dallas Education Foundation

The Dallas Education Foundation (DEF) is a registered 501(c)(3) and serves as the direct and designated philanthropic partner of Dallas ISD. With a mission to inspire community investment to accelerate student success, our vision is a galvanized community whose resources support the transformative work that makes Dallas ISD the preferred choice for families across North Texas.

Aligning with the district’s strategic initiatives, DEF has granted more than $5 million over the last three years for the benefit of our Dallas ISD students, teachers, and schools, focusing on economic mobility by supporting early learning, advancing literacy, driving post-secondary success, and catalyzing our educators. To learn more, go to and follow us @dallasedfound on Facebook, X, Instagram, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

About Dallas ISD

The Dallas Independent School District is continually preparing its more than 141,000 students for college or a career. The district offers a competitive mix of innovative programs, choice programs and instructional initiatives that support the increased academic achievement and the social and emotional development of its students. To learn more, visit