United for Libraries hosts new electronic discussion group for state friends of the library groups

For Immediate Release
Tue, 08/19/2014


Jillian Kalonick

Markting/Public Relations Specialist

United for Libraries


PHILADELPHIA — Those who work with, are members of and/or serve as board members of state friends of the library groups are invited to participate in the new United for Libraries electronic discussion group focused on topics of interest to statewide Friends groups.

State Friends groups from around the country can share advice and their real world experiences. Discussion topics can be whatever is of interest to state Friends groups – fundraising, networking, workshops, etc. To join, visit www.ala.org/united/friends/states/electronic-discussion-group.

Discussions pertaining to individual Friends groups should continue to be posted to United for Libraries’ electronic discussion list for friends of the library. For more information, visit www.ala.org/united/friends/electronic-discussion-group.

United for Libraries: The Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations, is a division of the American Library Association that supports those who govern, promote, advocate, and fundraise for libraries. United for Libraries brings together library Trustees, advocates, Friends, and Foundations into a partnership that creates a powerful force for libraries in the 21st century. For more information or to join United for Libraries, visit the United for Libraries website or contact Jillian Kalonick at (312) 280-2161 or jkalonick@ala.org.