Thank to the organizations below for being drop off sites for the Oceanside Promise's community-wide book drive. Please drop off new or gently used books in English and Spanish for children, ages 0-5, at the location nearest you from October 23rd through November 9th.

Thank you to all of our book donors and book drive hosts for supporting early literacy and contributing to the success of Oceanside's youngest children! 


Assemblyman Rocky Chavez's District Office
804 Pier View Way, Suite #100

Beach Break Cafe
1802 S. Coast Hwy

Boys and Girls Club of Oceanside
401 Country Club Lane

California Welcome Center
928 N. Coast Hwy

Calvary Chapel Living Hope
625 Seagaze

City of Oceanside Neighborhood Services
321 N. Nevada St. 

City of Oceanside Public Library

  • Civic Center: 330 N. Coast Hwy
  • Mission Branch: 3861-B Mission Avenue
  • Mobile Libraries: Locations here
  • Oceanside READS Center: 321 N. Nevada St

City of Oceanside Recreation Centers

  • Joe Balderrama Recreation Center: 709 San Diego Street
  • John Landes Recreation Center: 2855 Cedar Road
  • Junior Seau Community Center: 300 North Strand
  • Melba Bishop Recreation Center: 5306 N. River Rd.

City of Oceanside Community Resource Centers

  • Chavez Community Resource Center: 605 San Diego St.
  • Crown Heights Community Resource Center: 1210 Division St.
  • Libby Lake Community Center: 4700 North River Road

Coastal Music Studios
425 S. Coast Hwy


CoBo Bottle
Box at their booth at Sunset Market Thursdays, 5-9pm

FedEx Ground
1402 Avenida del Oro

Gems N' Loans
520 N. Coast Hwy

Mainstreet Oceanside
701 Mission Avenue
Drop-off boxes also available from 5-9pm on Oct 26 Haunted Market & Sunset Market on November 2 & 9

Mira Costa College's Early Childhood Development Center
1 Barnard Drive
Building OC4800

Mira Costa College's Sociology Department Student Service Learning Project
1 Barnard Drive
Room T 115

New Song Community Church
3985 Mission Avenue

North County Lifeline
707 Oceanside Blvd

Oceanside Chamber of Commerce
928 N. Coast Hwy

Oceanside Fire Department

  • 300 N. Coast Hwy 2nd Floor South Building
  • 714 Pier View Way
  • 1740 South Ditmar Street
  • 3990 Lake Boulevard
  • 3350 Mission Avenue

Oceanside Home Living
1064 Village Ct.

Oceanside Police Department
3855 Mission Avenue

    Oceanside Unified School District
    Book collection boxes available in front offices of schools & the district office buildings

    • Chavez Middle School 202 Oleander Drive
    • Clair Burgener Academy 707 Carey Rd
    • Del Rio Elementary School 5200 N. River Road
    • District Office 2111 Mission Avenue
    • Educational Support Services 2080 Mission Avenue
    • El Camino High School 400 Rancho del Oro Drive
    • Foussat Elementary School 3800 Pala Road
    • Garrison Elementary School 333 Garrison St.
    • Ivey Ranch Elementary School 4275 Via Rancho Road
    • Jefferson Middle School 823 Acacia Ave.
    • King Middle School 1290 Ivey Ranch Road
    • Laurel Elementary School 1410 Laurel St.
    • Libby Elementary School 423 W. Redondo Drive
    • Lincoln Middle School 2000 California St.
    • McAuliffe Elementary School 3701 Kelton Drive
    • Mission Elementary School 2100 Mission Avenue
    • Nichols Elementary School 4250 Old Grove Road
    • North Terrace School 141 Santa Rosa Drive
    • Palmquist Elementary School 1999 California Street
    • Ocean Shores High School 3131 Oceanside Blvd.
    • Oceanside High School 1 Pirates Cove
    • Reynolds Elementary School 4575 Douglas Drive
    • San Luis Rey Elementary School 3535 Hacienda Drive
    • Santa Margarita School 1 Carnes Road
    • South Oceanside Elementary School 1806 S. Horne Street
    • Stuart Mesa School 100 Yamanaka Way

    PJ Graphics
    2605 Oceanside Blvd.

    Vista Community Clinic
    818 Pier View Way & 
    4700 North River Road


    Special thanks to the following organizations for conducting internal book drives: Genentech, Hydranuatics, Children's Paradise Infant and Child Resource Centers, Hass Team Realty, Palomar Family Counseling Center, Aviara Oaks School, & PEO Carlsbad!

    Also, thank you to Todd Peca, owner of OMNIX Technology, for providing a warehouse to store the books!