Welcome to the ACPL Foundation and Friends of the ACPL Website
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Become A Friend
Since 1981, the Friends of the Allen County Public Library have made significant contributions to the steady growth of the library and its services to the community. The Friends sponsor used book sales, library tours, literary programs and major authors’ visits. The Friends of the Allen County Public Library, a non-profit membership organization, have a common concern for the library’s expansion and participation in community life. We have a conviction that good library service is important to everyone
Become a Friend of ACPL and enjoy the many benefits of this membership along with supporting the variety of programs and services offered by Friends of ACPL.
You Can Make a Difference
Libraries provide essential services that change lives. The Allen County Public Library Foundation provides a structure for individuals to show their appreciation for and support of extended library services. By raising funds for the Allen County Public Library, the ACPL Foundation leverages and stretch public dollars. This is a win-win-win situation. As a donor, you will confidence in how your dollars will be spent and can receive tax benefits, the Allen County Public Library gains support for needed projects, and the ACPL foundation achieves its goal of providing additional resources to the library.
We invite you to take this opportunity to support the Allen County Public Library through a donation to the ACPL Foundation.
News & Events
The Friends of the Allen County Public Library support many important programs and initiatives at the Library. As a Friend of the Allen County Public Library, you are integral to our ability to serve our community.
StoryScape is the newly reimagined early child learning center located at the Main Library in the Children’s Services department.
Have you been to our Tecumseh location and noticed the garden of plants outside of the building? As the summer months continue, we will see this Pollinator Prairie assist bees, butterflies, and other creatures important to the environment. This project, and all the future programs that come along with it, has been made possible by the Friends of the ACPL and Concordia Lutheran High School!