Purchased chairs and stools for both cyber-bars in Noel Wien Library.
Reupholstered story benches in Berry Room (children’s room).
Paid for materials for Eagle Scout to design and construct two cell phone sound booths in Noel Wien Library. One is modeled after Dr. Who’s Tardis.
In 1997 raised funds for major expansion of Noel Wien Library.
In 2014 raised matching funds for Rasmuson Grant for furnishings and equipment in new North Pole Branch Library
Funding Annual Reading Programs
Provide partial funding for the Raven about Reading, Cabin Fever Reading, and Summer Reading programs.
Manage award-winning Guys Read program for 4th grade boys since 1995. Our Foundation has provided needed supplies to supplement donations to Guys Read from many generous individuals and organizations.
Maintaining Museum-Quality Art
Purchased, framed, and displayed many fine pieces of art since 1979. Received donation of artworks from Gianni family, and covered expenses to insure and display them in Noel Wien and North Pole Branch Libraries.
Staff Development Stipends
Awarded stipends to several library staff to cover partial costs of course credits, library system software training, and conference attendance.