Champaign Public Library Foundation

Students at Garden Hills receive books

The Library Foundation encourages private investment to strengthen our public library.

Foundation revenue $339,549

Projects supported included:

  • Garden Hills Elementary School reading program (funded by Marajen Stevick Foundation and the Community Foundation of East Central Illinois)
  • Read Me a Future program, for parents of newborns
  • Children’s and teen collections
  • Children’s and teen programs
  • General collections, including audiobooks, large print, reference, fiction, and nonfiction

Quote from Garden Hills teacher

Father and son at storytime