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Memorial Library Shipment Arrives in Tanzania

April 21st, 2020

A shipment recently arrived in Tanzania with an Elsey Kirabo Memorial library! Schools are not in session, but a few teachers came in to receive the books and unpack them for when the students eventually return.

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BFA Remains Active in Atlanta Amid Coronavirus

April 13th, 2020

Books For Africa was recently profiled in two of Atlanta's major media outlets, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and WSB-TV 2 Atlanta, for its work supporting medical personnel in Africa with needed medical resource books during the coronavirus pandemic, as well as assisting students with books during school closures.

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Atlanta Newspaper Covers BFA's Work to Fight the Covid-19 Pandemic

Pamela Miller

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

April 10th, 2020

In the midst of the coronavirus outbreak, Books For Africa continues to assist medical personnel with needed medical resource books and students with instructional materials. With the help of a recently approved $150,000 grant from the Merck Foundation, BFA is providing thousands of medical resource books in print and medical e-books to doctors, nurses and medical students across the African continent.

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Books Support Kids through Quarantine in Rwanda

April 8th, 2020

We recently heard from two of our Container Captains about a recent visit to Rwanda and how books are helping children keep up with their learning during the current school closures.

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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta Covers Work Sending Medical Books to Africa

WSB-TV 2 Atlanta

April 7th, 2020

WSB-TV 2 Atlanta recently covered Books For Africa's ongoing efforts to ship medical resources to health care workers on the African continent.

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Celebrating a Record Year in 2020

April 6th, 2020

Even amid a global crisis, Books For Africa is creating cause for celebration! With a recent shipment to Kenya, we celebrated 3.3 million books shipped in fiscal year 2020, which is a record year for BFA.

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