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Your Gifts in Action: Summer @ Your Library

Foundation-Funded Enhancements Designed to Reach Diverse Communities

GuideStar Platinum Transparency Seal for 2021

Our foundation recently earned GuideStar Platinum Transparency recognition which demonstrates our commitment to transparency.

A Message from Chuck Ferrar - Library Foundation Board President

In our hundredth year, we restructured our foundation development team to serve our donors more effectively and I’m pleased to introduce you to the team!

Your Gifts in Action: Keeping Loved Ones Connected

When COVID-19 hit, Frances Smith needed to find a way to connect with her husband who resides at an assisted living facility. Her teenage grandson offered a solution – her local library.

Honoring Mom on Her 90th Birthday!
Finding a way to celebrate her mother had her searching for an impactful, meaningful gift, which led Deborah "Debbi" McGlauflin to the Anne Arundel County Public Library.
Geneva McGlauflin at Troy Public Library, Troy, NY.
A Message from Chuck Ferrar - Library Foundation Board President
In 2020, as we grappled with masks and social distancing, struggled to connect with loved ones through Zoom, navigated Wi-Fi for school or needed to escape in a good book – your library was there for you.
Library Giving Day
Thanks to supporters like you we were able to raise over $28,000 on Library Giving Day. THANK YOU!
Library Giving Day
Many Hands Make Light Work
Volunteers Keep the Annapolis Library Weed Free
Take & Make Kits
Foundation funded Take & Make kits were created to offer customers of all ages enriching, educational or just-for-fun offerings available at curbside pickup.
Special Donor Open House

Special Donor Open House at the New Busch Annapolis Library