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Books For Africa, Inc.

Our mission is to end the book famine in Africa.

Mission Statement
Review Completed: 7/19/2012
253 E. 4th Street, Suite 200
St. Paul, MN 55101
Phone: 651-602-9844
Fax: 651-602-9848
EIN 41-1627391
Principal Staff Patrick Plonski,
General Information
Board Chair
Number of Board Members 14
Board meetings with quorum 4
Average Member Attendance at Board Meetings 8.2
Most Recent Audit
Board
Accomplishments
In FY2012, BFA shipped 2.2 million books valued at $28 million to 20 countries.
Current Goals
Our FY 2013 goal is to ship 15% more books - 2.5 million books total.
Community or Constituency Served
Books For Africa ships books to African NGOs, orphanages, schools, universities, and libraries, for use by youth and adults.
Geographic Area Served
Books For Africa has shipped to 48 African countries.
Impact and Programs
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