TRHT Great Stories Club - Participating Libraries

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The following 70 libraries were selected to participate in ALA's Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) Great Stories Club. Learn more about the TRHT Great Stories Club.


  • Homewood Public Library, partnering with Homewood High School (Homewood, AL)
  • Mobile Public Library, partnering with the Boys & Girls Club of South Alabama (Mobile, AL)


  • Juneau Public Library, partnering with Johnson Youth Center (Juneau, AK)


  • Glendale Public Library, partnering with Independence High School (Glendale, AZ)


  • Berkeley Schools Library Services (Berkeley, CA)
  • Fresno County Library - Fig Garden Branch, partnering with Fresno American Indian Health Project - Clubhouse Youth Program (Fresno, CA)
  • Fresno County Public Library, partnering with Fresno State University (Fresno, CA)
  • Long Beach Public Library, partnering with Center for Families and Youth (Long Beach, CA)
  • Moreno Valley Public Library (Moreno Valley, CA)
  • City of Orange, partnering with Mariposa Center (Orange, CA)
  • Downtown High School Library, San Francisco Unified School District (San Francisco, CA)
  • San Francisco Unified School District, partnering with the Boys & Girls Club of San Francisco - Don Fisher Clubhouse (San Francisco, CA)
  • Civic Center Secondary School, San Francisco Unified School District (San Francisco, CA)


  • Enfield Public Library, partnering with Enfield Public Schools (Enfield, CT)
  • Hartford Public Library, partnering with Grow Hartford Youth Program (Hartford, CT)


  • New Castle Public Library, partnering with Cleveland White School (New Castle, DE)


  • Miami Dade College, partnering with Ronald W. Reagan Doral Senior High School (Doral, FL)
  • Miami Dade College - Hialeah Campus, partnering with Miami Dade College School of Continuing Education and Professional Development (Hialeah, FL)
  • Miami Dade College, partnering wth Miami-Dade County Juvenile Services Department (Miami, FL)
  • Miami Dade College, partnering with Miami Senior High School (Miami, FL)
  • Miami Dade College Kendall (Miami, FL)
  • Mandel Public Library of West Palm Beach, partnering with Youth Empowerment Center (West Palm Beach, FL)


  • Chattahoochee Valley Libraries, partnering with the Aaron Cohn Regional Youth Detention Center (Columbus, GA)
  • Decatur High School, partnering with Beacon Hill Black Alliance for Human Rights (Decatur, GA)


  • Loyola University Chicago University Libraries (Chicago, IL)
  • Galesburg Public Library, partnering with Galesburg High School North (Galesburg, IL)
  • Kishwaukee College, partnering with Trio Upward Bound (Malta, IL)


  • Indianapolis Public Schools (Franklin, IN)
  • Indianapolis Public Library, partnering with Indianapolis Public Schools ROOTS Program (Indianapolis, IN)


  • Louisville Free Public Library, partnering with Jefferson County Youth Detention Services (Louisville, KY)


  • Green Oaks Juvenile Detention Center (Monroe, LA)
  • Rapides Parish Library, partnering with the City of Alexandria Recreation Department (Alexandria, LA)
  • Terrebonne Parish Library System, partnering with East Street Alternative School (Houma, LA)


  • Caroline County Public Library (Denton, MD)
  • Washington County Free Library, partnering with Barbara Ingram School for the Arts and Frostburg State University (Hagerstown, MD)


  • Kalamazoo Public Library, partnering with the Center for Civic Engagement at Kalamazoo College - CAPS (Community Advocates for Parents and Students) (Kalamazoo, MI)
  • Hoyt Library, partnering with Saginaw County Juvenile Detention Center (Saginaw, MI)
  • Southfield Public Library, partnering with the Boys & Girls Club of Oakland and Macomb Counties (Southfield, MI)


  • Anoka County Library, partnering with Anoka High School (Blaine, MN)
  • Great River Regional Library, partnering with Partner for Student Success (St. Cloud, MN)


  • Park Hill High School (Kansas City, MO)

New Jersey

  • Elizabeth Public Library, partnering with Make the Road New Jersey (Elizabeth, NJ)
  • Atlantic County Institute of Technology (Mays Landing, NJ)
  • Montclair Public Library, partnering with Succeed2gether (Montclair, NJ)
  • New Brunswick Free Public Library (New Brunswick, NJ)

New Mexico

  • National Hispanic Cultural Center (Albuquerque, NM)

New York

  • SUNY Sullivan (Loch Sheldrake, NY)

North Carolina

  • Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, partnering with Youth Development Initiatives Inc. (Charlotte, NC)
  • Elizabeth City State University (Elizabeth City, NC)
  • Cumberland County Public Library & Information Center, partnering with Ramsey Street High School (Fayetteville, NC)
  • Hickory Public Library, partnering with Interfaith Housing Development Corporation (Hickory, NC)
  • Union County Public Library, partnering with Monroe High School (Monroe, NC)


  • Massillon Washington High School (Massillon, OH)


  • Centennial Park School (Portland, OR)


  • Lower Merion Library System, partnering with Bethel Academy (Ardmore, PA)
  • University of Pittsburgh, partnering with Homewood Community Engagement Center (Pittsburgh, PA)

South Carolina

  • Pickens County Library System, partnering with Pickens County School District - Project GO Alternative Education Program (Pickens, SC)


  • Nashville Public Library, partnering with Epic Girl (Nashville, TN)


  • Hutto Independent School District (Hutto, TX)
  • Tegeler Career Center (Pasadena, TX)


  • Alexandria Library, partnering with Northern Virginia Juvenile Detention Center (Alexandria, VA)
  • Prince William Public Library System, partnering with Turning Point Home for Boys (Dumfries, VA)
  • Central Rappahannock Regional Library, partnering with Rappahannock Juvenile Center (Stafford, VA)
  • Staunton Public Library, partnering with Staunton City Schools (Staunton, VA)
  • Park View High School (Sterling, VA)


  • Everett Public Library, partnering with Sequoia High School (Everett, WA)
  • Sno-Isle Libraries, partnering with Oak Harbor School District (Oak Harbor, WA)
  • Seattle Public Library, partnering with Interagency Academy Alternative High School (Seattle, WA)
  • Pierce County Library System, partnering with Write253 at Remann Hall (Tacoma, WA)


  • Mead Public Library, partnering with Horizons 4 Girls (Sheboygan, WI)