The Bible Society of the West Indies (BSWI) is a not-for profit, interdenominational Christian organization dedicated to the effective distribution of the word of God.
In 2004 along with other Bible Societies globally, BSWI celebrated 200 years of the Bible Society ministry as in 1804 the first Bible Society was form in England-the British and Foreign Bible Society (BFBS). Over the years, other Bible Societies were formed in several countries. In 1946 a community of Bible Societies came together and formed a world fellowship called the United Bible Societies (UBS). Today, there are over 140 national Bible Societies in the UBS serving in more than 200 countries around the world.