TOTAL BOOKS SHIPPED
1,461,065

Books delivered to students and teachers in Africa

UK Registered Charity No 1152599

Community Development Training College, Zambia

There are some high schoolers who study from our institution; these are the main targets for most of the books. We continue to use the ones that meet our level as a college and they have helped widen the understanding and sources of information which eventually will be utilized in communities.

Books
Delivered

0

Students
Impacted

0

Teachers
Impacted

0

Community
Impacted

Kitwe

Zambia

  • Books received on 12 Jun 2016
  • Report published on 15 Jun 2016
  • Books2Africa – All rights reserved

This impact was achieved by the effort and generous support of our donors and partners, particularly:

Project Coordinator

Aaron Phiri

Shipment Sponsored By

CDTC

Putting a book in the hands of a child in Africa puts a smile on their face, knowledge in their mind and hope of a brighter future in their soul. It's the least expensive but most important gift you could ever give.

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Shipping and delivering 1 million books every year
involves the following:

Volume
  • 20,000 books fit in 1 x 20ft container
  • 1,000,000 books fit in 50 x 20ft containers
  • 4 x 20ft containers shipped monthly
Costs
  • £5,000 to process, ship and clear each container of 20,000 books
  • £20,000 delivers 4 containers monthly
Fundraising Target
  • 2,000 individuals giving £10 or more monthly, or 50 corporate partners sponsoring 1 container per year. Thank you.

30%

Processing in the UK

30%

Freight from the UK

40%

Clearing and haulage in Africa

Books2Africa is a UK registered charity number 1152599