Partnership with Books For Africa Results in 100 Boxes of Books Distributed to Freetown Students

December 16th, 2020

Through partnership with Books For Africa, the Sierra Leone Book Trust recently distributed over 100 cartons of books to nine different schools in the Wellington community in Freetown.


Gambian Television Covers Arrival of Books For Africa Shipment

December 4th, 2020

With the arrival of a recent book shipment to The Gambia, a ceremony was organized to celebrate the occasion, attended by senior officers from the Ministry of Justice and Basic and Secondary Education. Representatives from Armitage Senior Secondary School were also in attendance. This latest book arrival to The Gambia was coordinated by Books For Africa board of directors member Lang Dibba, who manages the "Million Books to The Gambia" initiative.


Books For Africa Releases New Digital Newsletter Just in Time for Giving Tuesday 2020

December 1st, 2020

Books For Africa is pleased to introduce its new digital newsletter, released just in time for Giving Tuesday 2020! This special digital edition includes video of our Global Celebration and the journey of our 50 millionth book as it makes its way to Africa.


Books For Africa Receives Visit and Donation from Walker Bookstore

November 5th, 2020

The Books For Africa Minnesota warehouse recently had the pleasure of hosting Purchasing Manager Ken Fitzgerald (pictured at left) from Walker Bookstore, who remitted a substantial donation of books!


2020 Recipient Feedback Survey Shows BFA Books Are of High Quality and Very Useful

October 27th, 2020

Books For Africa has just completed its fifth year of recipient surveys! The survey found that recipients overwhelming rate BFA books as useful and of high quality, and the five years of data has shown some very positive trends in usefulness and relevance of books delivered!


Books Distributed in Northern Togo

October 22nd, 2020

Books from BFA’s Ellothebooks shipment to Togo recently arrived in Dapaong, in the far north of the country, for distribution! Read more about the Minnesotan connections to this project in our latest Success Story.