Policy on Solicitations and Fundraising

The Library Board shall approve all solicitations and fundraising appeals to individuals, businesses, or community organizations for gifts and/or financial support in excess of $3,000 per request or project.

The Friends of the Library will submit to the Library Board for prior approval, information regarding any activities requiring solicitation of gifts and/or financial support.

Library staff will submit to the Library Director for prior approval, information regarding any activities requiring solicitation of gifts and/or financial support. Amounts in excess of $3,000 must be approved by the Director before submittal to the Library Board for final approval.

Library employees are prohibited from soliciting members of the public for purposes unrelated to library business while on library property.

Members of the public are prohibited from soliciting staff or the public for any purpose without prior approval of the Library Director.

 

Adopted April 20, 2000; Revised July 18, 2002