Bismarck Library Foundation

Join us for "The Art of Books" event at the Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library on Friday,  April 28 at         7:00 p.m.   Click here for additional information and to register.

About the Foundation

The Bismarck Library Foundation, Inc. was established in 1975 to support the Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library. Our mission is to enrich publicly-funded Library services by raising private funds to enhance collections, resources and facilities.

Foundation highlights:

  • Raised more than $460,000 to construct a new Teen Center in 2016.
  • Spearheaded the $643,000 Children's Library Renovation, completed in 2009
  • Raised the funds to construct library coffee shop in 2007
  • Established Endowment Fund, which has grown to over $1.24 million since 2001
  • Raised over $300,000 to complete the new building in the late 1980s
  • Makes annual contributions for children's and teen programming, books, computer equipment and much more

Donate Now

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  1. Cameo Skager

    Foundation Executive Director
    Phone: 701-355-1494

  2. Kristi Simenson

    Foundation Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 701-355-1502