U.S. Embassy Donates 16,000 Books to Congolese Schools

The U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa is proud to announce that in coordination with the American non-profit organization Books for Africa, 16,000 books donated by American schools, libraries and individuals will be distributed to schools and libraries throughout the DRC.  This Saturday, September 27, from 12:15-14:00, the Embassy will host headmasters and teachers from over 200 schools at an open house at the main building of the Embassy’s flagship English Language program, CALI.  The event will include distinguished guests as well as CALI students and alumni, and will conclude with a book donation to each school.  The remaining books will be distributed in the coming months to schools throughout the country.