Under the direction of dynamic club member Thom Weiss, books are collected from schools and libraries around Wisconsin. They are assorted and packaged by grade level and subject matter and shipped through the Second Wind Foundation in LaPorte, TX to developing countries where they are needed in local schools and libraries.
During 2019, Wisconsin Books for the World shipped 5 truckloads of books. representing 135 pallets (approximately 4,860 boxes or 200,000 pounds).
Special thanks go to Ad Press, Allen Lund Company, J.H. Findorff & son, Future Foam, Hallman Lindsay Paints, Madison College warehouse space, Pelliterri Waste Systems, Schneider Trucking, Steller Services, The Second Wind Foundation and Webcrafters for their support and all those who sorted and packed the books.