Upcoming Books For Africa Events

May 7, 2015

You are invited to join us for the 2015 Books For Africa annual Fundraising Luncheon.  We are honored to announce that this year's event will feature Her Excellency Oliver Wonekha, Ugandan Ambassador to the United States, as our keynote speaker! 

May 7, 2015

We are excited announce our Africa Forum event, being held in partnership with the Minnesota Trade Office.  The event will feature keynote speaker The Honorable Donald Teitelbaum, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs.

*For more information about registering, hosting a luncheon table, or sponsoring these May 7 events please contact Carole Patrikakos at carole@booksforafrica.org

August 7, 2015

The Minnesota Friends of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina cordially invite you to cocktails and dinner in honor of Dr. Ismail Serageldin, Director General of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Alexandria, Egypt, with special guest His Excellency Mohamed Tawfik, Egyptian Ambassador to the United States.  More details >>

February 1, 2016

Help Books For Africa founder Tom Warth celebrate his 80th Birthday with a Book Walk across Zanzibar! Join Books For Africa supporters from around the world for an exciting trip to Zanzibar. The Zanzibar Book Walk will raise funds to send books to Zanzibar & awareness about our mission to end the book famine in Africa. After the walk event, attendees will help Tom celebrate his 80th birthday with a fabulous beach-side birthday party. The trip also includes an evening reception at the home of Mrs. Anna Mkapa, Former First Lady of Tanzania. See our work in action, support our mission, & celebrate our founder Tom Warth!  More details>>