Congresswoman Lucy McBath and Akwa Ibom State Government Delegation visit Books For Africa Warehouse

August 9th, 2021

Books For Africa was honored to welcome a site visit to its warehouse facility on August 7th by Marietta Congresswoman Lucy McBath and representatives of the Akwa Ibom State Government (Nigeria)


Books For Africa Achieves Success in a Challenging Year, with Books Shipped to 28 Countries

July 22nd, 2021

Books For Africa is pleased to report that it closed a successful fiscal year 2021 at the end of June, despite the challenges of the past year! Check out some of the numbers and charts showing our FY2021 shipments.


Books For Africa feeds growing hunger for knowledge on that continent

My Villager

July 21st, 2021

As COVID-19 continues to afflict Africa where, according to the BBC, more than 130,000 people have died of the coronavirus and cases are on the rise in many countries, the Saint Paul-based nonprofit Books For Africa is ramping up the quantity and quality of the books it supplies to reduce the continent’s high rates of illiteracy.


Latest BFA Shipment Brings Total Books Shipped to Zambezi Schoolbook Project to Over 1.4 Million

July 21st, 2021

Books For Africa recently heard from its partner Children in the Wilderness (CITW), which has been at work distributing books to primary schools in the rural region of Tsholotsho, Zimbabwe. BFA’s collaboration with the Zambezi Schoolbook Project has now brought over 1.4 million books to Zimbabwe!


Books For Africa Donates Books to Support Orphans and Vulnerable Children in South Africa

July 14th, 2021

Books For Africa recently supported FHI 360 South Africa’s Capacity Development and Support program with a shipment of over 40,000 books for the purposes of supporting orphans and vulnerable children who are at risk or affected by HIV.


Books For Africa Featured in Conversations with Al McFarlance

Insight News

July 8th, 2021

"Conversations with Al McFarlane" recently hosted Incoming BFA Board President Al McFarlane and BFA Executive Director Pat Plonski for an interview.