Library Socks for Literacy (a.k.a. Bibliophile Socks)
These are charity socks with 100% from each pair donated to the Barbara Bush Literacy Foundation.
Note: We are sold out of these socks and will not receive more from our supplier until approximately August 15, 2018. We are sorry to disappoint you. What can we offer you?
1. You can sign up for an email alert to receive notice when they are back in stock. Just click on the blue bar on the right side of the page.
2. We do offer John's Bag of Book Socks that also raises money for The Barbara Bush Foundation For Family Literacy.
3. If you would like to donate directly toThe Barbara Bush Foundation For Family Literacy. click here.
These beautiful book-themed socks have a special meaning to John and John's Crazy Socks Team. John has struck up a relationship with President George H. W. Bush and the former President wore these socks during the services for his wife, Barbara Bush, as a tribute to his wife's commitment to literacy programs. At Mr.Bush's request, we sent these Socks (as well as the men’s version) to the Bush family who wore them at the service to honor Mrs. Bush. We were so honored and humbled to help the family.
Mrs. Bush had long promoted family literacy and had raised over $100 million for the cause. To honor Mrs. Bush, we will donate 100 percent of the profits from each pair of these socks to the Barbara Bush Literacy Foundation.
Here is what the Bush family spokesperson said: To honor his wife of 73 years and her commitment to family literacy, for which she raised over $110 million over the course of over 30 years, will be wearing a pair of socks festooned with books at today’s funeral service for former First Lady Barbara Bush.
Designed by the creative minds at ModSocks, they come in black and heather blue. There is also a Library Socks for Literacy Men’s Crew. So support the cause and get yourself a pair of these Library Socks for Literacy (a.k.a. Bibliophile) Knee High Socksor give them to your friend who loves books more than anything.
Size: Fits women's shoe sizes 6 to 10.
Sock Maker: ModSocks (Bellingham, Washington)
Materials: 65% cotton, 24% nylon, 8% polyester, 3% spandex
Country of Origin: South Korea