Solutions

Solutions you can support

Fighting illiteracy one book at a time while reaching across the globe. Here are the solutions that are helping us meet this mission.

Books

Books

Although most of the books are donated, books have to be purchased to fill in any unfinished category.

$25

Table and Chairs

Table and Chairs

Each library is equipped with tables and chairs crafted by local craftsman for the children to sit and read or do research.

$150

Home Libraries

Home Libraries

Books are given multiple times a school year to students in low-income schools in the U.S.  For many children, these are only books in their home.

$36,000

Shipping

Shipping

Books for an African library are shipped from the U.S. by sea and land in 20’ containers.

$8,000

Library Supplies

Library Supplies

New pocket cards and labels make the library books look new.  Bookends and posters brighten up the library.

$1,250

Buckets of Hope

Buckets of Hope

A 5-gallon bucket filled with food supplies and a mosquito net are delivered to widows in villages surrounding the libraries in Africa.

$30

Book Shelves

Book Shelves

Locally manufactured book shelves make the library professional looking and inviting.

$100

Teacher Scholarships

Teacher Scholarships

Many Ugandan teachers don’t have the proper training and certification. Scholarships allow a teacher to advance their education.

$800

Backpacks of Promise

Backpacks of Promise

A backpack filled with school supplies are delivered to students of the school where a library is built and to children in the neighboring village.

$50