|Contact:||Herman Hamlelink, Director|
|Officers:||Herman Hamlelink, Director|
|Affiliation(s):||Ranfurly (New York) is a branch of Ranfurly (London); it is also affiliated with Rotary International.|
|Overseas Offices:||None, except the Ranfurly Library Service, London of which the New York office is a branch.|
|Geographical Area:||Information not available.|
Donated book activities are the sole activity of the Ranfurley; receiving books donated by individuals and groups, and shipping them gratis to requesting organizations overseas.
Destinations of Shipments: Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean.
Kinds of Books Distributed: All categories of Englishlanguage books for elementary, secondary, and college students. Only exclusions: religion, politics, pornography.
Content Selection Policy: Ranfurly is unable to make individual selections and can meet only broad categories.
No. of Copies Distributed and/or Dollar Value: 1986: 25,000; estimated value of $100,000 1987: 25,000; estimated value of $100,000.
New Books: Unused textbooks from school districts around the US.
Used Books: Individuals (many of them Rotarians), school districts, libraries, and college groups which have book sales.
|Citation:||American Donated Books Abroad|