Spotlight On: Book Aid International: Books Change Lives

by Natasha Worswick, Book Aid International Book Aid International is an international charity that believes books can change lives. Each year, we strive to send as many books as we possibly can to communities in sub-Saharan Africa. There the books are vital for education, improving literacy, providing information and underpinning development. As you’ll see from …

How to Organise a Storytelling Session

By Alice König, Book Aid International Community Ambassador Alice König volunteers for Book Aid International as a community ambassador. As a community ambassador, König raises money for Book Aid International and promotes reading in her community. König became a community ambassador because she believes in the importance of Book Aid International's work: "Books, literacy and education …

How to Organize a Book Drive: Simple Tips for Kids

By Gretchen Blake, BookEnds Director of Programs You do not have to own tons and tons of books or even be a grownup to organize your own book drive. BookEnds works with over 20,000 kids every year who run student book drives. It does not matter if you are 4, 14, or 74 years old, you can …

Announcing Our International Book Giving Day Blog Hop

We invite those of you with blogs to share stories of how you celebrate International Book Giving Day via our International Book Giving Day blog hop! International Book Giving Day is a volunteer initiative aimed at increasing children's access to and enthusiasm for books. We are inviting people to celebrate International Book Giving Day on February …