How we build libraries? Step by step experience from the co-founder of Bookfeeding Project
Our library is in Likoni - a very poor slum area just a 'ferry ride' from Mombasa Island. I already have done one project here so I am a bit familiar with the area and I also know many people here. Therefore it wasn't that difficult to find the perfect spot for our next library.Read more.
From a little talk to 1000ks of books for Kenya
How a conversation on the plane led to more than 2000 books for two Bookfeeding libraries in Kenya? Have a read about Carolin and how she met a nice lady who told us about the Books Abroad charity, which is now sending us two pallets of books!Read more.
Letter writing – Pen-pals
Have you ever had a pen-pal? Do you remember how exciting it always was to get a new handwritten letter from them? Are you still in touch with them? And when have you received your last handwritten letter? When was the last time you wrote one? We are happy to introduce this old-style but still cool meeting technique to our projects!Read more.
Kat Knapp - Volunteering in Madagascar
We recently published an article written by one of our volunteers, here is another one from her series 'Volunteer in Madagascar'. Have a read and discover the beauties of volunteering in a rural area of Madagascar for an organization that is fully and truly non profit.Read more.
Maya about her 10 weeks volunteering experience
Maya is a volunteer who found out about our project via HelpX website and contacted us through email. At the end she stayed long 10weeks in the small village, where our library is located. She kindly wrote few words about her experience there.Read more.
Sara's experience from our project in India
There are things that you remember with your mind and things that you' ll always remember with your heart. The Bookfeeding Project is one of those. It' s a heart to heart connection, linking people completely different from each other, who sends and who...Read more.