Our Foundation

The Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library mobilizes resources to support the library's commitment to a superior public library system where opportunities for literacy, reading enrichment and lifelong learning are available to all. The Foundation for the Baltimore County Public Library views reading as a critical and fundamental tool for overall connection to the community, development of curiosity and exploration of the world. The Foundation motivates all customers of BCPL, regardless of age or economic circumstance, to embrace reading. The Foundation’s support of the library is made possible by contributions by individuals, businesses and other foundations.  Your donation provides funding for a range of activities to promote a love of learning, the development of early childhood literacy and to continue lifelong learning for children and adults.

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We're thankful for our retirees!

Oct 05, 2015

The Foundation for BCPL is thankful for our retirees! To show our appreciation for their years of service, we're holding a luncheon on Thursday, November 19 at 11:30 a Read More

Join us for #GivingTuesday!

Nov 04, 2015

Donate to the Foundation for BCPL on #GivingTuesday and be entered to win a private party in either of our two Storyville locations! This is an exclusive prize and is unavailable for purchase Read More

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