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Books Inspire Readers of All Ages in Kenya

May 16th, 2022

Books For Africa recently heard from Kenya Connect Container Captain Sharon Runge, who recounted some stories from the recent distribution of their container shipment in Wamunyu, Kenya.

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Atlanta to Africa Book Drive Gets Underway

Mark Hayes

Atlanta Daily World

May 9th, 2022

A huge effort is taking place right now to get more than 5000 French-language books from Atlanta to the French-speaking country of Mali in West Africa.

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Books For Africa Hosts Kenyan Delegations

May 2nd, 2022

Books For Africa was honored to recently host two delegations from Kenyan universities at its Minnesota warehouse facility.  Both delegations expressed strong interest in securing books for their universities from BFA.

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Initiative Stocks African Law Libraries

Laura Brown

Minnesota Lawyer

April 25th, 2022

The Jack Mason Law & Democracy Initiative began as a result of the chance meeting of two neighbors, who just happened to be lawyers, at a neighborhood potluck back in 2008. Lane Ayres is a retired assistant Hennepin County attorney. Tom Pfeifer is an executive at Thomson Reuters.

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A Finance Strategists Interview with BFA Founder Tom Warth

Finance Strategists

April 8th, 2022

Finance Strategists sat down with Thomas Warth, founder of Books for Africa. He shared his thoughts on the past, present, and future of the company, as well as the insight he gained from running the business.

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Houle nurtures international connections

Carolyn Bogott

Austin Daily Herald

April 8th, 2022

Barb Houle loves teaching psychology at Riverland Community College.  She also loves making a difference in the lives of people in Eswatini, Africa, formerly known as Swaziland.

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