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Upcoming Books For Africa Events

April 7-23, 2016 - MSP Film Society International Film Festival

Books For Africa is proud to be a sponsor of the MSP Film Society's 35th annual International Film Festival!  Event info and showtimes can be found here.

April 16, 2016 - Minnesota Book Awards

Books For Africa is excited to be a sponsor of the Minnesota Book Awards for the 7th consecutive year!  This year we are sponsoring the award for children's literature.  More details on the event are available on The Friends of the Saint Paul Public Library website.

April 21, 2016 - Books For Africa Summit Society Reception

This annual invite-only event for Books For Africa Summit Society members is being hosted by Ugandan Ambassador to the US, Her Excellency Oliver Wonekha, at the Ugandan Embassy in Washington, DC.  To learn more about becoming a Summit Society member please contact Books For Africa Deputy Director Carole Patrikakos at 651-209-3488 or carole@booksforafrica.org.

May 19, 2016 - Annual BFA Fundraising Luncheon

Our annual fundraising luncheon is our single largest fundraising event of the year, and a great chance to connect with other BFA supporters and hear from those impacted by our mission!  This year's event is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, May 19 at noon, with details to be confirmed in the coming days.  If you are interested in attending, hosting a full table, or have questions regarding the event, please contact Books For Africa Deputy Director Carole Patrikakos at 651-209-3488 or carole@booksforafrica.org

September 24, 2016 - BFA 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!  Stay tuned for further details on this event.

October 2016 - 2nd Annual 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.