Supporting the Library in Providing Opportunities to

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Why Support the Library?

Public dollars alone are not enough to ensure the library’s program and facility needs are met. The library supports our entire community.

69% of households in Baltimore County have at least one library cardholder
6,500 programs throughout our community and in our 19 branches
7,070,000 physical and digital items borrowed

Your Support Makes a Difference

Donating to Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library is easy and gives back to the Baltimore County community in ways that make a difference. There are several convenient ways that you can help. Read on to learn about the various options for supporting the Foundation.


Recent News

Brews for the BIG Give

Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library has partnered with local breweries Pooles Island Brewing Company in Middle River and BC Brewery in Hunt Valley for...
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The BIG Give

The BIG Give is back and it’s BIGGER than ever. Between May 1 and June 30, every single penny of your generous donation will go directly...
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Foundation Awarded $12,000 Grant for DEVS

Alliant Credit Union Foundation recently awarded Foundation for Baltimore County Public Library was awarded a $12,000 grant to purchase new laptops for the laptop kiosk...
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