Books for Africa aims "to end the book famine in Africa." Now 24 years old, the organization has provided more than twenty-seven million books to people in 46 African countries. Each shipment costs about $10,300.
If you donate, you can designate your funds for a specific project. Volunteers over fourteen are needed in St. Paul, MN and Atlanta, GA. You can host a fundraiser anywhere.
Books for Africa has a four-star rating from Charity Navigator.