Books2Africa's Digital Study Kit is a box containing; a laptop with an activated Windows 10 licence and essential apps pre-installed, a solar reading light and access to premium online learning resources that can be requested by students, teachers or entrepreneurs in any African country who work or study from home.

Request a donated laptop computer in 3 easy steps

Step 1

You are eligible to request and receive a donated laptop computer as part of our Digital Study Kit if you or the recipient of the kit needs a device for personal use only (not to sell) and meets one of the following:

Step 2

Complete our online application form below. When completing the online form, you will be required to enter the recipient's contact and delivery details in Africa and declare your ethnicity. Each Digital Study Kit contains a Refurbished Laptop (Windows 10 minimum), a Solar Reading Light and access to apps and online learning resources.

Step 3

Raise funds to cover the cost of processing and shipping your kit door to door from the UK to any address in Africa via DHL. A total of £200 will be required for the Digital Study Kit if you are in Africa to cover the cost of refurbishing and shipping. Your Kit is dispatched and delivered within 3-5 days. You are liable for any customs charges at destination and required to send us photos for our website after receiving your kit.


Solar Reading Light

Online Resources

Preparing Your Items

Fundraising Ideas

Although we do not have funding to support your processing and shipping costs, you can use the resources below to help you raise and secure funding to fund your shipment. Complete the online Book Request Form below and if approved, you can go ahead and raise funds.

Complete the Digital Study Kit Request Application form below.


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