United for Libraries to support free ‘Serving With a Purpose Virtual Fundraising Mini-Conference’

For Immediate Release
Tue, 05/25/2021


Trish McFadden

Program Coordinator

United for Libraries



EXTON, Pennsylvania — United for Libraries will support the upcoming event ‘Serving With a Purpose Virtual Fundraising Mini-Conference,’ scheduled to be held Wed, June 9, 2021 from 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM EDT. This virtual conference is free for all to attend. Registration closes on June 1st.

Attendees will hear from Southern California Friends and Foundations that have successfully developed and presented ways to fundraise during these uncertain times. Even as states begins to recover, these tried and true ideas can still be replicated. Registrants of the conference will also hear from New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Janet Skeslien Charles, who will talk about her newest book "The Paris Library."

Register for the Serving With A Purpose Virtual Fundraising Mini-Conference.

The Serving With A Purpose Conference, made possible by a generous grant from the California Library Association, is a yearly gathering of Friends, Foundation and Trustees/Commissioners, volunteer library leaders and the staff that support them. Experts in areas of board development, fundraising, marketing, and leadership have contributed in providing opportunities of learning and engagement.

United for Libraries: The Association of Library Trustees, Advocates, Friends and Foundations is a division of the American Library Association with approximately 4,000 personal and group members representing hundreds of thousands of library supporters. United for Libraries supports those who govern, promote, advocate, and fundraise for libraries, and brings together library trustees, advocates, friends, and foundations into a partnership that creates a powerful force for libraries in the 21st century. To join, please visit www.ala.org/united or call (800) 545-2433, ext. 2161.