About our charity

Book Aid International is the UK’s leading international book donation and library development charity. Every year we give millions of people the opportunity to read by providing brand new books to thousands of libraries, schools, universities, refugee camps, hospitals and prisons worldwide.

Latest news & blogs

“Any child has the capacity to succeed if they’re given the right tools”

My name is Sarah Ogembo, I’m a librarian at Kenya National Library Service and I work in the project coordination department. I love my job because I get to...
Read the full article

Community Reading Award winners announced!

We are delighted to have awarded grants of £1,400 to 14 of our partner organisations across Africa so that they can deliver micro-projects as part of our new Community...
Read the full article

International Literacy Day with Caroline Kayoro

Caroline Kayoro works as a Project Officer here at Book Aid International. To mark International Literacy Day, Caroline has reflected on how the projects we run, especially Inspiring Readers,...
Read the full article

Stay up to date

Sign up to our e-mail updates to receive stories of how books are changing lives and find out how you can help to send the next book

When you sign up to receive our emails, we will send you monthly e-newsletters, breaking news, occasional fundraising appeals and other relevant updates. You can unsubscribe to our e-mails at any time with just one click, or you can change the way you hear from us by e-mailing us at info@bookaid.org. For more information about how your data is used and stored, please visit our Privacy Policy.