Libraries in Africa (FAVL)

I am director for West Africa of Friends of African Village Libraries (FAVL). FAVL is a non-profit organization that assists African villages to establish, stock, and operate village libraries.  FAVL currently assists dozens of village libraries in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Tanzania and Uganda. Many generous donor have made this project possible. Please go to our main website: for further information.

If you are interested in helping or learning more about FAVL, please send email to:

Our address:
Friends of African Village Libraries
P.O Box 90533
San Jose, CA 95109