OUR MISSION

Osu Children’s Library Fund, Canada, and Osu Library Fund, Ghana, work in partnership with Ghanaian authorities and communities to develop and maintain a network of dynamic community libraries.

OUR HISTORY

Since starting under a tree in 1990, OCLF/OLF has built eight freestanding libraries in the Greater Accra Region. These range from a 40-ft converted shipping container to a three-storey facility complete with a stage and hall.

OUR VALUES

Sharing the Joy of Reading with African children

Creating vibrant libraries stocked with meaningful books and friendly librarians

Fostering community partnerships to ensure sustainability

Offering life-changing adult literacy classes

Encouraging expression through performance and visual arts