Successful library fundraising : best practices
|Format:||Print Book 2014|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Obtaining the funding to maintain and grow library services and resources has always been a challenge. Successful Library Fundraising: Best Practices brings together a wealth of information from public, academic, special, and school libraries who share their successful approaches to raising funds through a variety of traditional and "outside-the-box" methods: -Library development (cultivating donors) -Endowments -Corporate financing -Special events -Friends' groups and volunteers -Grants, and more Fundraising is critical in today's economic climate. Tips and ideas from this volume will help library professionals gain confidence to begin a fundraising program or improve their current fundraising activities.
ContentsFundraising for public libraries with author events / Andy Kahan
Crazy smart : creative approaches to developing your donor pipeline and increasing support / Thomas B. Hadzor and Kurt H. Cumiskey
Selling used books to generate library funds / Jane Rutledge
Discovery calls : expanding your donor base and donor pipeline for future library support / Dwain Posey Teague
The campaign for Seattle's public libraries : buildings, programs and endowment / Terry R. Collings
Taking a campaign public : the community phase of the campaign for Seattle's public libraries / Jonna Ward
Strategies for seeking external funding in a health science library / Hannah F. Norton, Mary E. Edwards, Michele R. Tennant, and Nina Stoyan-Rosenzweig
Developing the potential of a library's board / Christina Muracco
Quick wins in planned giving for libraries : documenting simple bequests / Karlene Noel Jennings
Special collections and outreach / Sidney Berger
A public library's multi-faceted approach to fundraising / Gina Millsap and LeAnn Meyer
Digital philanthropy and libraries / Lee Price.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Library fund raising
-- United States.
Library fund raising -- Case studies.
|Publisher|| Lanham :Rowman & Littlefield,2014
Wood, M. Sandra,
x, 198 pages ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.