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ALA Development Office

The ALA Development Office is responsible for managing philanthropic gifts and other forms of support for ALA.  It also manages the corporate giving program that includes Library Champions and the planned giving program that includes the Legacy Society.

Libraries and librarians make a significant, measurable and growing contribuion to our nation's quality of life.  The ALA Development Office is proud to support ALA's work in promoting libraries consistent with the goals of the Association.

If you would like to find out how you can support the ALA, please contact the Development Office through one of the contacts listed below.

Development Staff

Development Director
Sheila O'Donnell
800.545.2433, ext 5049
or 312.280.5049
sodonnell@ala.org

Assistant Director, Major Gifts
Ryan LaFollette 
800.545.2433, ext 5050
or 312.280.5050
rlafollette@ala.org

Assistant Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations
Anne Manly
800.545.2433, ext 5871
or 312.280.5871
amanly@ala.org

Communications Associate
Alice Burton
800.545.2433, ext 5870
or 312.280.5870
aburton@ala.org

Operations Associate
Remigio Torres
800.545.2433, ext. 3215
or 312.280.3215
rtorres@ala.org

Development Coordinator
Autumn Ni
800.545.2433, ext 3259
or 312.280.3259
ani@ala.org