Books delivered to students and teachers in Africa

UK Registered Charity No 1152599

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Holiday Closure: Our premises will be closed to the public for the Christmas and New Year holidays from Monday 14th December 2020 to reopen Monday 4th January 2021. During this period, we will not be collecting/accepting donated books or open to visitors and volunteers at our UK Processing Centre in Canterbury. 

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 to Fridays, 9am - 5pm except on Bank Holidays.

Books2Africa’s UK Processing Centre is still open during the lockdown and we are still accepting donated items and shipping to Africa. You can still donate or request resources as usual. We’ve also launched our Personal Study Kit to help with home schooling across Africa.


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

Fundraising Target


Processing in the UK


Freight from the UK


Clearing and haulage in Africa

Books2Africa is a UK registered charity number 1152599