Founded in 1992, the Friends of the Buda Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit dedicated to supporting the Buda Public Library. The organization is run by a dedicated group of volunteers who:
More than half of library programs are funded through the Friends. For 2020, we donated $20,000 to the Library which will help support youth and adult programs including Summer Reading Programming, Boo-da Halloween, Full STEAM ahead, Spring Fling, Holiday Extravaganza, and Library Card Sign-Up Month. Our donation will also support the purchase of books for circulation (award winning books, downloadable books and audio books) and online resources (Mango Languages and World Book Online).
See how our 2019 donation was allocated.
Through the generosity of members and local business partners, the Friends has been a major contributor to the success and growth of the Buda Public Library for more than 25 years. From its humble beginnings as a shelf in City Hall to a present day modern vibrant learning hub, the library's continued success depends on our community's support.
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