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Upcoming Events

New York Times East Africa Bureau Chief to speak in Minneapolis

May 29-30, 2017
The New York Times East Africa bureau chief and the winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 2012 for international reporting, Jeffrey Gettleman, will speak at the Minneapolis Central Library on Tuesday, May 30 at 5pm in a program organized by Global Minnesota (formerly Minnesota International Center). Books For Africa is a proud sponsor of this great event!
January 15-21, 2018

2018 is Books For Africa's 30th Anniversary! We hope you can join us for this South African School Walk and related activities in celebration of 30 years of working to end the African Book Famine. Contact BFA Deputy Director Carole Patrikakos at 651-209-3488 or for additional details.

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Past Events

Books For Africa Annual Fundraising Luncheon - St. Paul, MN

May 18, 2017

African Business Trends Forum - Minneapolis, MN

May 6, 2017

BFA 5K Walk for Educational Empowerment - Atlanta, GA

May 6, 2017

Books For Africa Law & Democracy Reception - Minneapolis, MN

May 1, 2017

African Film Viewing & Reception - Minneapolis, MN

April 21, 2017

Supporting education in Africa-- HALL OF FAME style!

December 17, 2016

Beverages & Appetizers with Books For Africa

November 9, 2016

Children’s Book March and Warehouse Party

September 23, 2016

A Night with Ipso Facto for Books For Africa

August 3, 2016