Greater Diversity in Ex Libris: New Recipe Vendors

Greater Diversity in Ex Libris: New Recipe Vendors

Madison Public Library Foundation’s 11th annual Ex Libris fall fundraiser returned to an in-person format on November 5. About 400 guests sampled local food and beverages from 31 area tasting partners, including restaurants, caterers and breweries. The event — which...
My Day on the Dream Bus

My Day on the Dream Bus

Madison Public Library Marketing Specialist Liz Boyd recently did a ride-along with the Dream Bus staff. We asked her to share her experience with our donors.  I’ve been promoting the Dream Bus on social media for more than a year, and I really wanted to get a better...
Your Gift Has Twice the Impact All Month Long

Your Gift Has Twice the Impact All Month Long

All gifts made to Madison Public Library Foundation through December 31 will double, thanks to an anonymous donor who committed a match of $80,000! Annual fund donations boost literacy and lifelong learning for Madisonians in the form of collection items, technology...
Meet Our Fall Communications Intern

Meet Our Fall Communications Intern

Each semester, Madison Public Library Foundation hires interns who gain communications, event planning and nonprofit development skills. We’d like to introduce you to Kyle Engels (pictured above, right), our fall Communications Intern! Kyle is a talented writer who...
Moon Proctor Scholarship Goes to Central Library Page

Moon Proctor Scholarship Goes to Central Library Page

Madison Public Library Foundation issued the 2021 Elizabeth Moon Proctor Scholarship to Rakayah Johnson, a Central Library Page who works in Technical Services. Johnson, who grew up in DeForest, Wis. and has worked at the library for five years, is pursuing an early...