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The Book Industry Charitable (Binc) Foundation’s goal is to strengthen bookselling by keeping booksellers financially healthy, supporting their educational goals and nurturing a caring community of book people. Binc serves as a safety net for booksellers experiencing an emergency financial crisis and gives them the tools to not just survive, but to thrive.

The Binc Foundation offers these programs to support booksellers:

Emergency Financial Assistance

Short-term assistance to help relieve an unexpected financial hardship.

Matching Grants

Harnessing the generosity of your community.


Encouraging the dreams and ambitions of booksellers.

Resources Directory 

Guiding booksellers to a healthier tomorrow.