Book Sale

Leonel Fernandez




Book Sale Hosts Special Visitor
from the Dominican Republic

Leonel Fernàndez who served as president of the Dominican Republic (1996–2000; 2004–12) paid a surprise visit to the Friends Annual Book Sale.  President Fernàndez who is the founder of the Global Foundation for Democracy and Development (FUNGLODE), as well as the Juan Bosch Library, a research library in Santo Domingo, purchased books for the library’s collection and spoke with library staff about future collaborations.