The Eisner Foundation is soliciting nominations of non-profit organizations for the Eisner Prize. Five finalists will receive an award of $5,000 cash. After an in-person interview with The Eisner Foundation staff and board, a winner will be selected in the summer of 2011, presented with $100,000, and honored at a celebration.
Ellen M. Dolan is one of 10 librarians nationwide to receive the 2010 I Love My Librarian Award. A veteran of over 35 years of working in libraries, the director of the Shrewsbury (MA) Public Library won praise from town officials and patrons for her energy, creativity and dedication.
Here's inspiration for a community partnership you might consider for your library:
Here's a round-up of some newly-seen library fundraiser event ideas, plus a re-cap of some previous local events:
The EBSCO Excellence in Small and/or Rural Public Library Service Award provides recognition and a $1,000 honorarium to a public library serving a population of 10,000 or less that demonstrates excellence of service to its community as exemplified b