African Library Project

Bardwell Book Drive

08/12/2014 to 10/31/2014
Quincy MA

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 ...

Hi! My name is Katie. My mom showed me this web site. I'm 7 years old. My favorite animal is a leopard. I have a twin brother and sister who are 3 years old. . I had to start this over twice!

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

I love to read! I can barely imagine life without lots and lots of books! I want to make sure that many people can be as lucky as me!

About our African Partners...

My African Partner is Botswana. My grandparents say it's a cool place. I also read about it on National

Please contribute these kinds of books...

I need books with reading levels from pre-school to fourth grade.

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

There are big/medium boxes with some info on them at:
In Sync Center for the Arts, 550 Adams St, Quincy, MA 02169
Modern Taekwondo, 618 Gallivan Blvd, Boston, MA 02124
Just put your books in. Thanks!

Here are some ways that you can help...

Please. Share share share !!!!!!!!!!

Contact us to find out more

Name: Carrie mom
Phone: (617)-429-6877

Name: Willam dad
Phone: (617)-429-6877

Progress Report

Our Goal 1,000 books $500 fundraising
Results so far
(updated: 9/16/14)
148 books $143 fundraising


Special thanks to Mollie Smith-Gata and Good Shepard Church.

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