Conducting a Capital Campaign: One Library's Experience
January 24, 2012 -- 9am to 10am Central Time
Alpine Public Library undertook a capital campaign in 2006, and opened a new library building in December 2011. Join Paige Delaney, Director of the Alpine Public Library, and Kathy Bork, Former President of the Alpine Public Library Board, as they discuss their successful capital campaign, which they accomplished without any loans. Topics covered include the initial community needs survey, identifying an architect and location, goal setting, raising the money, unexpected issues, lessons learned and getting settled in the new building.
Additional Resources (PDF)
These resources have been generously shared with the library community by the Alpine Public Library and the Alpine Public Library Board. Our deepest appreciation to them for providing these for your reference!
- Case statement
- Foundation grid
- Proposals to Foundations
- Letters: AEP, Doss, King, Meadows
- Mailing service information
- "Own a square foot of the library" form
- Open house flyer/ad
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