African Library Project

(Unverified non-profit organisation)

The African Library Project is an American NGO dedicated to improving literacy in Africa. The Project works with volunteers in African communities to create small libraries for African schools and villages.

The organisation collects books from children in the United States through book drives organised by volunteer schools and NGOs. The books are shipped directly to communities in Africa which request them.

To date, the Project has established 375 libraries in eight African countries, and has collected more than 375,000 books.

Website

http://www.africanlibraryproject.org

Year established

2005

Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

Less than 500,000

Further information


About this organisation

Partnership types

Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Community development; Education and training; Information and communications...show all (4)

Goods categories

Books & audiovisual