African Library Project

1,000 books for Ghana!

04/06/2012 to 05/15/2012
Charlotte NC

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 ...

My name is Cooper Knight, and for a project at school, I have to make a difference. I\'m 13 and I gonna work with African Library Project and HELP BUILD A SCHOOL!!!

Our website link:
http://www.africanlibraryproject.org/

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

Making a library in Africa means a lot to me because I like to make people happy. And I want to make a difference in the world. Sharing books is a great way to make a difference because you\'re giving others a skill that will become useful one day. And I want to MAKE a difference!!!

About our African Partners...

JHS 4th-6th graders in Ghana. I hope that they get to have a great school because of what I did!!

Please contribute these kinds of books...

4th-6th grade level secondary library

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

Bring book to a place called Yoga One. The start date will be on April 11, 2012 and the end date is May 15. 2012.

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

We could do yoga and have people pay for towels, drinks or I could sell people energy bars or trail mix. I\'m still thinking about it. Send checks to yoga one. My email is devilwithabluedresson12@gmail.com ( i like duke ).

Here are some ways that you can help...

Donate money, bring books for 4th-6th graders and I\'m going to be putting up flyers around the yoga studio.

Contact us to find out more

Name: Cooper knight Please help!! :)
Email: devilwithabluedresson12@gmail.com
Phone: 704-737-0796

Name: Sally Knight Yeeha!
Email: sally@y1now.com
Phone: 704-724-3355

Progress Report

Our Goal 1,000 books $500 fundraising

This is for people who don\'t have books or even a library! Think of how fortunate you are and think about the people in Ghana who need a library more than we do.

Acknowledgements

Thank you African Library Project and thanks for everyone who wants to make a difference in the world!

Tips for Other Book Drive Organizers

Plan everything out before you do it! Unless you want to fail your \"project\".

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About the African Library Project

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