INTERNATIONAL BOOK PROJECT is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that promotes literacy in underserved areas of the world, both domestic and abroad. We collect, sort, and ship donated books in response to requests from around the world.



International Partner Perspective: Ethiopia

If you follow our facebook, you know what shipping looks like on our end. Have you ever wondered what our partners experience? Matthew Jellick is currently working in Ethiopia and helped coordinate a sea container shipment to his local university. Below is an excerpt from his blog about his experience. Over the past few months […]

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Thank You From the Philippines

Thank You: Philippines Words cannot express how appreciative we are to receive thank you letters from our partners. We thank you for being so dedicated to promoting literacy and changing the world one day at a time through packing, shipping and donating books. Here is an example of how much you mean to a school […]


Getting to Know You: AmeriCorps VISTA Edition

In late August, we welcomed a new member to the IBP Team. Charla Hamilton is serving as a member of the Plantory’s AmeriCorps VISTA network and coordinating our Books as Bridges and Local Donations Programs this year. We asked Charla a few questions and this is what she had to say– 1.¬†What drew you to […]

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