In 2019 we began the distribution of 5,000 free bilingual books. Working together with our Partners and Dragonfly Ambassadors we distributed educational materials to remote communities in the following locations listed below.

Books are now available in the following languages:
Español /  普通话 / عربى / русский/ Français/ 日本語 / Deutsche / Kiswahili

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2020 Book Distribution:

  • Communities along the the Atacuari, Loretoyacu and Amazonas rivers.San Juan de Atacuari, 7 of Agoston, Boyahuazu, Naranjales, San Francisco, Nuevo Paraiso, Villa Andra, Santa Teresita, San Juan de Socó, October 12, Puerto Rico, Santarem , Tipisca, San Martin de Amacayacu, Tarapoto and in Peru, Isla del Tigure, Salvador, Nuevo Paraiso and San Antonio de Cacao. (Dragonfly Ambassador Carolina Villegas)
  • Pediatric Unit, Elmhurst Hospital, New York

                      “I just opened the box of books yesterday! They are wonderful; thank you so very much!  I have placed a few on our inpatient library shelf
and  I’m sure they will be a hit! “
Nicole Perez, MA, CCLS Coordinator of Child Life Services
NYC Health + Hospitals/Elmhurst

2019 Book Distribution:

  • Families and schools linked to coffee production, Cauca Valley (CafiOccidente)
  • Dones de Misericordia Orphanage, Tierra Bomba, Cartagena (Pillar of Dreams)
  • Communities along the Girardot-Bogotá Highway (Via40Express and Cortolima)
  • Combeima Canyon, Tolima (Cortolima)
  • San Juan Bosco. Vereda Miravalle. Municipio de Yotoco (CafiOccidente)
  • Piaroa Indigenous community of Barrancotigre, Caño Bocón, Inírida River (Fundación Etnollano)
  • Caño Matavén, Orinoco River (Fundación Etnollano)
  • Caño Sama, Orinoco River (Fundación Etnollano)
  • Schools in Mitú, Departamento del Vaupés (Gaia Amazonas)
  • Gobi Desert, Mongolia (Dragonfly Ambassadors Lisa LaPointe)
  • Rwanda (Dragonfly Ambassador Ron Haviv)
  • Orphanage, Cairo, Egypt (Dragonfly Ambassadors Grace O’Malley)

Distribution Partners: 
Via40Express, Fundación Etnollano, Gaia Amazonas, Tropenbus Colombia, Fundación Omacha, Cortolima, Fundación Anthocephala, Carolina Villegas, Pillar of Dreams, among others.

 

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