With more than 300 members, the Friends of the CCBC, Inc., is an active, non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization that supports the work and outreach of the Cooperative Children’s Book Center, a unique and vital gathering place for books, ideas and expertise in the field of children’s and young adult literature housed in the School of Education of the University of Wisconsin.

The Friends of the CCBC

  • publish the annual CCBC Choices booklist
  • sponsor events and programs to foster public appreciation for children’s literature, and
  • provide funds for many additional projects of the CCBC

For more information about the work of the Friends of the CCBC, please select “What We Do” on the menu.  

We hope you will consider becoming a Friends of the CCBC member and/or donating in support of the Friends’ mission! To do so, select Membership or Donate on the menu.