News & Events

Daniel and Susan Pfau Foundation Grant

The Library Foundation is improving the lives of local children with the help of a generous $15,000 grant from the Daniel and Susan Pfau Foundation for the 2016 Summer Camp Reading program.

Writer-in-Residence: 2015-2016

Jeffrey Hillard, a Mount St. Joseph Associate Professor and award-winning poet and author, was named as Library Foundation’s New Writer-in-Residence at a donor event on Thursday, Sept. 24, at the Main Library.

Thanks to the Schott Foundation

The Library provides free homework help to students in kindergarten through 8th grades at many of our branch libraries in the afternoons during the school year. Homework Helpers at these locations assist students with homework assignments and provide skills building assistance on any subject.
A generous grant from the Marge & Charles J. Schott Foundation will support Homework Helpers in 16 library branches for the 2015-2016 school year.