Funding Partners

There are many opportunities to support North Hastings Public Library. Programs, fund-raising, special events, advocacy, Board of Trustees, Friends of the Library…there is a place for you!

Special thanks to the following people and organizations for supporting North Hastings Public Library:

  • Town of Bancroft
  • Township of Faraday
  • Township of Limerick
  • Ontario Library Service
  • Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport
  • Community Futures Development Corporation
  • Volunteers
  • Corporate & Private Donors

How we are funded

North Hastings Public Library has many levels of funding.

Base Funding:

  • The Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport provides an annual Public Library Operating Grant (PLOG) that we receive based on the submission of annual statistics.
  • The Town of Bancroft contributes their PLOG and a large operational budget.
  • The Township of Faraday has a contract for service with the library and also contributes their PLOG and an annual operational budget.
  • The Township of Limerick contributes their PLOG also as part of a contract for service.

Value-Added Funding:

  • Library board, staff and volunteers self-generate additional funds to enhance services and collections.
  • Community contributions, grants, etc. support programs and materials not sustain in base funding.

Your Contribution:

Donation of time, funds or resources does impact our community service. Thank You for supporting North Hastings Public Library.

Funding Partners Gallery