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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 Director
Sheila O'Donnell
800.545.2433, ext 5049
or 312.280.5049

Assistant Director
Jeffrey Roth
800.545.2433, ext 5050
or 312.280.5050

Development Associate
Marie Pospichal
800.545.2433, ext 3215
or 312.280.3215

Development Coordinator
Willie Glispie
800.545.2433, ext. 3259
or 312.280.3259