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UK Registered Charity Number 1152599

  • Books2Africa UK
    Unit 2, Barton Business Park,
    New Dover Road,
    Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3AA
    United Kingdom
  • 01227 392 239
  • We are open for deliveries, volunteers and visitors on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays only, 9am - 5pm except on Bank Holidays.

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