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
- Corporate & Private Donors
How we are funded
North Hastings Public Library has many levels of 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.
- 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.
Donation of time, funds or resources does impact our community service. Thank You for supporting North Hastings Public Library.