Act before December 31 to give more for less. If you are 70 ½ or older, you can make a contribution of up to $100,000 annually from your IRA account to support vital library programs and services.
Help give Shawnee County kids books of their own. Donate in the Chandler Booktique to support the Imagination Library.
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For 3-year-old Teddy, Dolly Parton Imagination Library gives him access to free books mailed to his home. They are his to keep and enjoy over and over. A new book will be added to his collection each month until he turns 5.
Your library is a great place to show your community support with new naming opportunities. Now is an ideal time to add your name, honor a beloved family member or support entrepreneurship by naming one of 8 new team rooms.
BNSF Railway Foundation was presented the Outstanding Foundation award for their support of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library in addition to their ongoing support of number local charities.
With Imagination Library, children under age 5 are mailed an age-appropriate book each month – creating a home library of up to 60 books to study, read and share. $25 covers the cost for a child for one year.
More than 100 Library Foundation donors enjoyed a delightful evening at the library hearing authors Annie Presley and Christy Howard talk about their book “Read This…When I’m Dead: A Guide to Getting your Stuff Together for your Loved Ones.”
Learn how you can support the Harder IREAD Kindergarten program, an initiative providing kindergartners in Shawnee County with a gift of a book, their first library card and a wallet for the card.
If you made or are considering a planned or annual gift to The Library Foundation as a part of our planned giving program – The Wilder Society – are invited to a special tea. If you are interested in attending the Wilder Society Tea on April 17, contact us at 785-580-4498 or email@example.com.