African Union and Books for Africa reaffirm partnership during Marietta warehouse grand opening

Bethel Gessesse


July 1st, 2021

Books for Africa hosted a grand opening celebration of its new warehouse opening on Saturday attended by over 200 people. The event comes on the heels of an historic accomplishment earlier this year when it completed its 50 millionth book shipment last year.


Press Release: The African Union Mission to the United States and Books For Africa Expand Joint Efforts in Support of African Education and the Enhancement of the longstanding Cultural Relations Between the United States and Africa

June 30th, 2021

The African Union Ambassador to the United States, Her Excellency Hilda Suka-Mafudze, served as the keynote speaker for the grand opening of the Books For Africa (BFA) Atlanta warehouse on June 26, 2021. The event took place against the backdrop of the celebration of the African Union 2021 theme of the year: “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa We Want.”


Books for Africa announces grand opening of new warehouse in Marietta; African Union ambassador to keynote

Bethel Gessesse


June 11th, 2021

Books for Africa has announced the opening of their newest warehouse facility in Marietta, commemorating the event with a grand opening celebration on June 26th from 1 to 4PM.


African Union Ambassador to Keynote BFA Warehouse Grand Opening

Global Atlanta

June 10th, 2021

Join Books For Africa during the grand opening of Books For Africa’s new warehouse on June 26th! The event will feature keynote speaker Her Excellency Hilda Suka-Mafudze, the African Union’s Ambassador to the U.S.


Ask a Bookseller: A mystery without the procedure in 'Picnic in the Ruins'

Emily Bright

Minnesota Public Radio

April 28th, 2021

MPR recently covered a book review from a bookseller in Michigan with BFA connections.


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.