Long Beach Public Library Foundation

Long Beach Public Library Foundation

Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library

Become a Founding Donor to the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library!

In North Long Beach, a new library has been built on the site of the former Atlantic Theater, as a part of the “Uptown Renaissance.” The Long Beach Public Library Foundation asks YOU, our friends and neighbors, to join us as a Founding Donor to this exciting project. Gifts of any size are welcome.

GIVE NOW!

The opportunities below are reserved exclusively for those whose gifts are received during the Library’s inaugural year:

Gifts of $25-49
A Commemorative Bookmark
Your name included in our Founding Donor registry on public display
Your name included in our end-of-year report
An invitation to an exclusive Founding Donor event

Gifts of $50-99
All of the above, and your name listed on our Website

Gifts of $100-199
All of the above, and a certificate of acknowledgment from Vice Mayor Richardson and Councilmember Austin

Gifts of $200 and Above
All of the above, and dedication of a book in the library’s collection, with your name listed in the bookplate

If you have specific questions, please contact Erica at 562-628-2441, or Erica@lbplfoundation.org.

Thanks to all our Founding Donors:

  • The Rudolph and Daphne A. Munzer Foundation
  • Margaret & Charley Durnin
  • Richard D. Green
  • Ebell Club of Long Beach
  • Frank & Margie Newell
  • Don Knabe, Supervisor, Fourth District, County of Los Angeles
  • The Lloyd & Lauretta Dyer Family Foundation
  • The Will J. Reid Foundation
  • Friends of the Long Beach Public Library
  • Mary & Steve Hinds in Memory of Ross Katsuro Keikikamalu Miho
  • Cordelia Howard
  • Eleanore & Peter Schmidt in Memory of Their Sisters
  • Barbara Egyud, Diane Jacobus and Gene Richey
  • Cheryl R. Avirom
  • Jack and Jill of America, Inc., Long Beach Chapter
  • Patty and Vic McCarty
  • The Hon. Rex and Nina Richardson Family
  • Tracie D. Harvey, M.D., a medical corporation, in memory of Billy and Regina Harvey
  • Philip and Gillian Klinkert
  • Raymond and Ana Maria Lopez
  • Mark and Nancy Smerkanich
  • Richard W. and Sandra H. Darling
  • William D. and Linda S. McCullough
  • Leon S. and Barbara Shoag
  • Kimba Anderson

 

and the 2016 Board of Directors for the Long Beach Public Library Foundation:

  • Dee Abrahamse
  • Lance Adams
  • Rick Alsagoff
  • Susan DeLand
  • Margaret Durnin
  • M. Lissette Flores
  • Mary Hinds
  • Lorrie Hutton
  • Jack Irvin
  • Stephanie S. James
  • Mary Lamo-Putnam
  • Nancy Merrill
  • Kim Neipling
  • Russell Parsons
  • Suzanne Poulsen
  • Susan T. Redfield
  • Tom Reep
  • Barbara Schwerin
  • JP Shotwell
  • Lynn Shrum
  • Renee Simon
  • Margaret Smith
  • Kenny Taing
  • Kay Tortorice

 

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