GIRLS! Library Project

Listing Last Update: November 16, 2015


6401 Elmwood Avenue
Center in the Park
Philadelphia, PA 19142

Primary Contact

Carol Bangura

(267) 591-9433

Educational services

  • To read and write better
  • To volunteer at a program

Program Overview

Schools Without Borders' mission to empower girls in marginalized communities affected by trauma through literature.The GIRLS! Library Project promotes healing through reading and utilizes a public health approach to reduce
social determinants of health that often accompany trauma. New printed and Braille books that meet common core standards are provided to create and maintain libraries for GIRLS! in urban and rural communities in the Greater Philadelphia area and Sierra Leone, West Africa.

Hours of operation: By appointment