The Highland City Library Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to supporting the Highland City Library. Its board of directors consists of three members appointed by the Library Board and other community members interested in the welfare of the Library. The Foundation meets quarterly to discuss the Library's fundraising needs.

Our Mission Statement

The Highland City Library Foundation is a nonprofit organization that enhances our community by raising funds for library improvements.

Our Vision

The Foundation's vision for supporting the Library includes the following:

  • Funding and overseeing capital improvements

  • Establishing an annual fundraising event

  • Identifying and facilitating large-scale donations and bequests

  • Responsibly managing and growing donor funds

  • Researching and writing grants

  • Working to ensure the future success of the Library


Children's Room

In 2018, the Foundation helped to expand the Library's space by funding the conversion of a meeting room into the children's room.

New Copier/Printer

In 2019, the Foundation purchased a new copier/printer for the Library that is used by staff and patrons.

Feasibility Study

In 2020, the Foundation engaged CRSA to do a feasibility study for a new community center near the Library or an expansion of the existing Library space. Click on the picture above to learn more.

The Foundation is always looking for new members.

Do you have a passion for the Library? Do you have fundraising or financial management experience or other special skills? We would love to include you in the Foundation's efforts. Check out the How to Help page for more information.