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Upcoming Books For Africa Events

August 28, 2016 - Join us for a party to celebrate our Founder's 80th Year!

Join us at the Outing Lodge in Stillwater, Minnesota on Sunday, August 28, 2016 to celebrate Tom Warth's Birthday.  Learn more>>

September Events in Minnesoa

Interested in sponosoring our September events?  Contact Carole Patrikakos at 651-209-3488 or carole@booksforafrica.org to learn more about how you can support out mission and put your name behind a great cause!

September 22, 2016 - Books For Africa Night at Target Field with the Minnesota Twins

Come to Target Field in Minneapolis for a night of books and baseball!  Our guest of honor will be David Robinson, son of baseball legend Jackie Robinson (and BFA recipient in Tanzania!), who will be throwing out the first pitch.

September 23, 2016 - Evening Fundraiser

BFA evening fundraiser at the home of Ambassador Sam & Sylvia Kaplan, with guest of honor David Robinson.

September 24, 2016 - BFA Children's Book March & Warehouse Party

Our annual warehouse party, held in honor of BFA donors and supporters, will be held Saturday, September 24th this year.  David Robinson, son of baseball great Jackie Robinson, will be our guest speaker, disussing the impact of books sent to his project in Tanzania.  We hope you can join us for free food, drinks, and music!  This year's party will be preceded by a book march from the Seward neighborhood to our Saint Paul Warehouse, which will raise funds and awareness for our mission to end the African book famine.

November 4, 2016 - 2016 Books For Africa Golf Challenge

Last year's inaugural event was a hole-in-one, raising funds to deliver over 42,000 books to students in need across Africa, including those in Cameroon and Ghana.  This was our most successful Atlanta fundraiser to date, and we are excited to carry that momentum into this year's event!  Additional details on this event will be forthcoming.  Learn More>>