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Library Foundation


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The Champaign Public Library Foundation is committed to raising private funds to create a truly extraordinary library for our community. Your support can help create a library that excels at:

  • Nourishing the love of learning and reading
  • Making information and opportunity available to all
  • Bringing the whole community together

Choose how your gift is designated

  • Unrestricted Fund
  • Children’s and Teens Programs
  • Mobile Hotspots & Laptops
  • Collections
  • Mother Goose on the Loose – Home Libraries
  • Fund for Excellence (Endowment)

Be a Star Donor

Be a Star Donor with a significant gift of $250, $500, or $1,000.

Memorial and honorary gifts

Honor or remember someone with your gift. A donation to the library is a meaningful way to remember the achievement, birthday, anniversary, or life of a friend or loved one. Every gift is acknowledged with a letter to the donor. Upon request, we will also notify the person being honored or the family of the person being remembered. Make a gift today!

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Foundation Leadership

Judy Argentieri
Lynnette Dodds
Doug Fields
Pat Keenan
Liz McDonald
Molly Neiswender
Alan Nudo
Craig Rost
Nancy Sullivan
Thomas Ulen
Ann Wampler
Jewell White
David T. Whitford


Questions? Ask Us.