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Help us reach our year-end goal!
Your gift will...
for new books, essential programs and the latest technology in our libraries, resources that make a powerful difference in their users’ lives.
to remain innovative and one of the premier public libraries anywhere, serving 1.2 million people each year through 41 locations.
of our history and culture, connecting the lessons of the past to the promises of the future.
Friends of the Hennepin County Library is a growing community of more than 8,000 supporters for our nationally-acclaimed Library system. Friends of HCL passionately believes in the power of libraries to change lives by investing in strategic priorities including youth-focused programs such as Teen Tech Squad and Homework Help and key initiatives such as expanding early learning and engaging seniors.
Hennepin County Library is one of the greatest forces for good in our community, as it has been for more than 130 years. Last year, the Library welcomed more than 5.7 million visitors, loaned nearly 16 million books and other resources, engaged 200,000 guests at thousands of programs. Only with strong community support can Hennepin County Library remain one of the most used, most respected, most innovative, and best library systems in the country.
Thank you for giving as generously as you are able.