Rotary District 5890
Greater Houston Area

Rotary Books for the World - Book Sorting

United States

Rotary Books For The World – An International Service Project, started in 2000 and supported by Houston area Rotary Clubs, Rotaract Clubs, and Interact Clubs, is proud to announce the shipment of our 326th 40’ shipping container of books (for a total of over 13.4 million pounds with a value of over $130 million), as well as several containers of school furniture, to Rotarian led literacy projects in Africa and around the world.


Would you & your club like to help with the shipment of the next container?


Please bring a group of your Club members, Interactors, Rotaractors, friends and family members to help sort and palletize books on the following dates:


Saturdays:   8:30-11 AM on September 30, & October 21  

and 9 AM – Noon on November 18 and December 9, 2017


This is a non- air-conditioned/non-heated warehouse.  Please dress appropriately.

Yes, you are welcome to bring used books (of any type as long as they are in good condition) to donate to this project.


116 Main St.  Pasadena, TX

Park on Eagle St. or under Hwy 225

Be careful crossing the street and do not leave valuables in your car


Questions?  Terry Ziegler - or 713-825-1176


We always need more funding to purchase containers and to pay for shipping.  Please consider asking your club to donate to this great project or to apply for a District Grant for it.  See more at the project website