Help inspire the architects and designers of tomorrow. Donate a book to a public high school today!

2018 donations will benefit CityLab High School. Donations can include books about architecture, interior design, engineering, art, and construction. New or gently-used supplies such as scales, T-squares, tracing paper are welcome! Magazines will NOT accepted this year.
Feel free to write a personal, motivational message on the inside front cover of a donated book, and encourage students to explore our profession as a career path! This way, when the students look at the books and read the inscriptions, they find not only a sense of inspiration but a connection to our professionals in Dallas. 

The DCFA and many area firms are serving as collection points. Books may be dropped off Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the DCFA. 

Firms serving as collection points, and the corresponding bookdrive champions, include:

  • Beck (Rafi Ulalam, Johnny Viteri)
  • CallisonRTKL (Eddie Castaneda)
  • Claycomb (Daniel Navarro)
  • Corgan (Jose Montoya, Alejandra Espino-Trillo)
  • Hoque Global (Alex Quintanilla)
  • HKS (Sahari Barrios, Robert Casasus)
  • Jacobs (Sergio Alvarado)
  • LRK (Carlos Mireles)
  • O'Brien (Matt Crowley)
  • OMNIPLAN (Santos Catalan, Paloma Rodriguez)
  • UT Arlington (Vasti Trejo, Carlos Bautista, Karem Ramirez)
  • WDG (Alma Espinoza)

 

COLLECTION ENDS JULY 27th