Funding for Libraries

Foundation and philanthropic support for libraries from around the Web.



Finding Grants at Free VC/UHV Library Workshop

Crossroads nonprofit groups are encouraged to participate in a Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library workshop and learn how to identify new funding sources. According to Amanda...more

Schools Land Library Grants from Laura Bush Foundation
Foundation: Bush Foundation

Crossroads nonprofit groups are encouraged to participate in a Victoria College/University of Houston-Victoria Library workshop and learn how to identify new funding sources. According to Amanda...more

Becket Athenaeum Lands $2,264 Grant to Fund Weekly Story Time
Foundation: Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

Becket-Washington\'s Community Library\'s Becket Athenaeum has received a $2,264 grant to fund \"iListen iRead iLearn\". \"iListen iRead iLearn\" is an enhanced weekly story time for children ages...more

A $750,000 State Grant Sought to Aid Purchase of Six Lincoln Artifacts

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation seeks a $750,000 state grant to help in the acquisition of six artifacts and documents connected to the Lincoln\'s time in Illinois. According...more

Maria Ulloa School Library Receives Funding Boost

The Lois Lenski Covey Foundation presents a $1,845 grant to the Maria Ulloa Elementary School\'s library. The grants will go towards the purchase books with modern subject matter that today\'s...more

Van Wert County Foundation Awards $240,000 Community Grants

The Wert County Foundation awards more than $240,000 in community grants to local schools and nonprofits ranging from $1,000 to a $50,000. The County Foundation Board of Trustees has approved the...more

Papillion Community Foundation to Sponsor 2013 Winter Wonderland Event

The Papillion Community Foundation will be sponsoring the 2013 Winter Wonderland Event, which will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2013 with activities planned on the north lawn of Sump Memorial...more

Australians to Rate Top 10 Philanthropic Gifts

Andrew Forrest, a Western Australian mining magnate, asks the entire Australian nation to vote for their top 10 philanthropic gifts. Nominees differ from funds for supercomputers to a £5 donation...more

Sequim Education Foundation Announces Grants for Teachers Program

The Sequim Education Foundation presents its Fall 2013 \"Grants for Teachers Program.\" The grants are available to all Sequim School District teachers looking to apply to help support their...more

Public Library Grant from Kreutz Bennett Donor-Advised Fund Now Available
Foundation: Nebraska Community Foundation

Applications for grants from the Kreutz Bennett Donor-Advised Fund are now open until October 1. The fund was founded to offer support for public libraries located in communities with populations...more




Largest Foundation Support for Arts and Culture for 2012

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Foundation
Grants
Total Given
2
187
71,206,000
4
156
53,855,928

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