Books are Bound for Africa

Ela Lindsay

The Acorn

April 15th, 2021

Agoura High School students Brittney Nial and Helena DeLoof organized a recent collection drive for Books for Africa. They collected 9,000 textbooks, medical books, children's literature, fiction and nonfiction books to be distributed to small library building projects in Africa through BFA.


NGOs and MP Donate Books to School

Ghana News Agency

News Ghana

April 12th, 2021

Centre for Communities Education and Youth Development (CCEYD) has donated two boxes of books to the Al-Iman Foundation basic school in Tamale. This project was supported by Books For Africa and Vector Global Logistics.


Q&A with Author and Humanitarian Elizabeth Nyamayaro

April 7th, 2021

Author and humanitarian Elizabeth Nyamayaro is partnering with BFA to donate a copy of her book for every copy preordered, now until April 20th! Read some Q&A about her unique background and the role books play for her and others.


April 7th is World Health Day

April 5th, 2021

As part of its larger efforts in support of the health care sector, Books For Africa is supporting Global Minnesota in presenting the World Health Day Symposium on April 7th, with the theme of Health Equality. Register now to hear from organizations that provide leadership in health care, research and policy.


Gambian Ministry of Justice Receives Thomson Reuters Law Library

April 1st, 2021

In March of 2021 the Gambian Ministry of Justice sent photos and information about the Thomson Reuters reference law library we had sent them. We at Books For Africa were excited to receive this information as it completes a story started 15 months before.


Bluffton Nonprofit Donates Thousands of Books for African Schoolchildren

Kyle Jordan


March 19th, 2021

Tens of thousands of children in Kenya will soon have new libraries in their schools thanks to a non-profit based in Bluffton working with Books For Africa, and one man’s efforts that started with a single book.