Long Beach Public Library Foundation

Long Beach Public Library Foundation

Grand Literary Society

The Grand Literary Society (GLS) recognizes, acknowledges and thanks those Long Beach Public Library Foundation benefactors who annually contribute a cumulative amount of $1,000 or more toward annual support. As a member you will learn more about new programs and activities taking place within the Library, get insight into what the Foundation does with contributions, and meet others who appreciate and support our Long Beach Public Libraries.


  • Personal recognition as a Grand Literary Society member in our newsletter and website
  • Members-only invitation to an annual GLS event
  • Members-only personal updates from Library and Foundation leaders
  • Members-only invitations to special Library and Foundation activities and programs

How to Join

It’s pretty simple; when you make a cumulative annual donation of at least $1,000 you qualify as a member. Gifts can be sent online or by check, PayPal or a gift of stock or other appreciated security. If you have specific questions, please contact Erica at 562-628-2441, or Erica@lbplfoundation.org.