The Friends raise money . . .

  • With sales at our Bookmark Bookstore in Old Oakland
  • From members’ dues and donations
  • Through special events

The Friends support library programs and materials . . .

  • Children’s Reading Programs
  • The Capital Campaign for a new Branch Library at 81st Avenue
  • Programs for Children, Teens, Adults & Families at the Main Library and Branches
  • Special equipment
  • Library School scholarships for Library employees

Go here to see what we’ve granted to the Library to buy new books, new materials and support children’s and family programs.

The Friends fight to maintain and expand library services. Click on Advocacy to learn more.

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