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The Foundation’s Annual Campaign surpassed its fundraising goal, raising over $43,000 in philanthropic gifts!
Wright Library Gem City Riders made their goal!!
Thank you for your supporting the 2021 team.
The Foundation Board meets the first Wednesday of every month at 6 p.m. with some exceptions. Meetings are open to the public.
Community Donations are Important and Easy
Donations support the Library's mission by funding programs, materials, outreach, amenities, and services that the Library could not otherwise provide the community. It's easy to make a donation to The Wright Memorial Public Library Foundation:
- Donate by credit card >> Donate online at The Dayton Foundation. If the 'Apply My Gift to' field is not pre-filled, use the fund number #2540 for the Wright Memorial Public Library Foundation.
- Donate by check Please make your check payable to "Wright Library Foundation" and mail to:
Wright Memorial Public Library Foundation
1776 Far Hills Avenue
Oakwood, OH 45419
All gifts to the Foundation support Wright Library and all donations are fully tax deductible as allowed by law. Gifts of any amount are appreciated. Donations to the Foundation are invested and expended for the exclusive benefit of the library and operates as a component fund of the Dayton Foundation.
Your gift will ensure quality services and materials today and for future generations.
Make a gift in honor or memory of a friend or loved one. Download these cards to let someone know you've made a gift in their honor or in memory of their loved one.
About the Foundation
The Wright Memorial Public Library Foundation raises funds for Wright Library, holding, investing, and expending those funds for the exclusive benefit of the Wright Memorial Public Library. Created in 1997, the Foundation was formed to operate exclusively for the purpose of advancing the Library's goals, objectives, and priorities.
Foundation Board meetings are held at 6 p.m. the first Wednesday of each month in the Library Meeting Room with some exceptions and are open to the public. The Board consists of five to twelve trustees who serve three-year terms. Interested applicants are welcome to contact the Library Foundation for an application.