African Library Project

Devin Lucas Eagle Scout Project African Library Book Drive

01/01/2019 to 03/15/2019
Hattiesburg MS

We are working with the African Library Project to provide books to eager readers in Africa who have very few books. Please help us by collecting and delivering gently used books or by raising money to help pay for shipping to Africa. It takes only 1000 books and $500 (plus a little elbow grease!) to start a single library and make a huge difference in children’s lives.

This book drive is organized by ...

I am working with the African Library Project to provide books to eager readers in Africa who have very few books. Please help me by collecting and delivering gently used books or by raising money to help pay for shipping to Africa. It takes only 1000 books and $500 (plus a little elbow grease!) to start a single library and make a huge difference in children’s lives.

Our website link:
http://bit.ly/1000BooksNeeded

We want to start a library in Africa because...

I am doing this project to help provide a safe, educational environment for the younger children and youth of Botswana. This will give them the opportunity of gaining an education as well as a chance to learn more about English literacy.

Please contribute these kinds of books...

Preschool - 4th grade reading level.

Here's how you can contribute your books...

Books are being collected at the following locations:

Heritage United Methodist Church
3 Baracuda Dr, Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Oak Grove High School Library
5198 Old Hwy 11, Hattiesburg MS 39402

Toyota of Hattiesburg
6461 US Hwy 98, 39402

We need to raise funds for shipping the books...

I have set up a gofundme page to make donations simple and easy! My page is
http://bit.ly/DevinEagleProject

Here are some ways that you can help...

Please donate books and money.

Contact us to find out more

Name: Devin Lucas
Email: dlucas4714@gmail.com
Phone: 6015496178

Progress Report

Our Goal 1000 books $600 fundraising
Results so far
(updated: 2/16/19)
664 books $130 fundraising

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About the African Library Project

Learn more about the African Library Project at http://www.africanlibraryproject.org.
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