EARLY CHILDHOOD LITERACY
Enhancing Berkeley Builds Readers, bringing library resources out into the community to serve children living in high-need areas.
Encouraging hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) literacy for all ages based on the nationally acclaimed Cornerstones of Science model for public libraries.
It’s Time for Central,
re-imagining, re-configuring, and optimizing the downtown library including a new teen space, lighting, technology, and comfy common areas for reading and gathering for all ages.
Supporting all five Library locations with equipment, materials, technology, and resources librarians need to try new ideas, dream, and stretch.
Growing the Foundation’s new long term legacy fund to secure a robust library for every generation into the future.
Extending and safeguarding our library’s mission and capacity to
serve a diverse and growing community.