Library Foundations and Endowments
Santa Clara County Library District Foundation
The SCCLD Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that provides additional financial support for innovative programs to inspire reading.
This group provides the following type of support for the Santa Clara County Library District:
- Materials for the learner participants of The Reading Program
- Classes in Spanish to teach valuable computer skills
- Bookmobile services including programs and Lunch at the Library
- Innovative programs benefiting many, including at-risk youth and families in need
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Two of our communities, Cupertino and Los Altos, have formed Library Foundations and Endowments in order to provide additional financial support for their local libraries.
These endowments provide the following type of support for their local libraries:
- Furnishing newly renovated libraries
- Financing additional hours of operation
- Providing further funding for library materials
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Friends of the Library
Would you like to take a more active approach to supporting your local library? Consider joining one of the Friends of the Library groups listed below! Each Friends group is independently operated to help support a local library through fundraising, volunteering, and awareness. Friends of the Library groups also invite the community to Used Book Sales, with proceeds supporting library services.
Learn more about your library's Friends of the Library group as well as Used Book Sales:
Please visit our Donations page.