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Rampart Library District Foundation – 

The mission of the Foundation is to support the Rampart Regional Library District through advocacy and fundraising to endure the long-term viability of the District.

Our libraries enrich the lives of everyone in our community regardless of age, social or economic status.  We need your help to supplement tax revenues and provide additional resources and services that benefit everyone. You can help our libraries stay strong by making a gift to the RLD Foundation.

Please consider being a part of this very important community resource by making a gift to the RLD Foundation.

To make a donation, print a donation form and mail to the address shown on the form or return to either branch of the Rampart Library District.

 

Printable Donor Card

The Rampart Library District Foundation Board of Directors include:

Jean Baldwin, President

John Bruce, Vice President/Treasurer

Ron Frindt, Secretary

Members:  Sandra Bridgewater, Renee Bunting, Sandra King, Denise McCoy, Lisa Schaefer.

For more information or questions, please email foundation@rampartlibrarydistrict.org.


Friends of the Florissant Library

The Friends of the Florissant Library is a group of dedicated volunteers who support the Florissant Library and the District. They volunteer at library programs and storytimes, raise money through book sales, provide books and other materials and are available whenever help is needed. They sponsor a Children’s Winter Fun Day at the library every February and hold a Book, Bake and Plant Sale every June. The Friends meet at the Florissant Library at 1:30p.m every other month beginning in January. Twice a year the meeting begins at noon for a potluck lunch. If you are interested in being part of this community group, please call the Florissant Library at 748-3939 for more information.


Honorary/ Memorial Donations

Make a donation in honor or memory of a family member, friend, teacher, pet, etc.

Donations can be made in memory or in honor of a friend, family member, teacher, pet, or any other significant person in your life.  You may request a specific item, or request the  item to  be chosen in a particular subject matter.  When your gift is received, the library will send a letter notifying the individual or the individual’s family of the gift, a bookplate will be placed in the item purchased, and you will receive a letter of acknowledgment.

To make your donation, please print, complete and return the Donation Memorial Form.

Rampart Library District Memorial Form

Donate Gently Used Books and Materials

Here are a few guidelines:

Donated materials must be in excellent condition and meet specific criteria to be accepted by the library. Books must gently used and no more than 3 years old. Potential donations must be delivered to either the Woodland Park Public Library or the Florissant Public Library.

Your materials may be added to the library’s collection, placed in the Friends of the Library’s book sale, offered to other organizations, or disposed of at the library’s discretion.

Acceptable Donations:
• Current Popular Fiction
• Colorado and Teller County history (Ask)
• Current Non-Fiction
• Award Winners and Classics (Ask)
• Children’s books (Ask)
• CDs, DVDs, and CD audiobooks
• Homeschool Materials (published in the last 5 years)
• VHS tapes and Mass Market Paperbacks will be given directly to the Friends of the Library

Items unacceptable for donation:
• Encyclopedias and textbooks
• Reader’s Digest Condensed Books
• Cassettes (audio or self-recorded video) or software
• Items containing outdated information
• Magazines (including National Geographic)
• Items in poor physical condition, for example: broken spine, water damaged, moldy, mildewed, missing or yellowed pages, etc.
• Non-book items

 

Donated materials must be in excellent condition and meet specific criteria to be accepted by the library. Potential donations must be delivered to either the Woodland Park Public Library or the Florissant Public Library.

Thank you very much for considering a donation of materials to the Library District.  A copy of the Rampart Library District’s full donation policy is available at the circulation desk.

 

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