Welcome to the San Mateo Public Library Foundation!
We are dedicated to raising both private and public funds to help support the dynamic, diverse and educational programs and services our Library has to offer.
Please explore our website and learn about what we do and how you can help us support the San Mateo Public Library.
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Friends of the Library
Check out our Fund A Need video about what's going on at the library:
Gala contributions will not only continue to support Library hours but will help launch a new technology lending service featuring:
This new service enables Library to be always "open" to the families, children, students and business professionals in our community. Thank you for your support!
San Mateo Public Library partners with golfers to keep 'youth on course' for success.
program is a collaboration with the Peninsula Humane Society and SPCA and wildly popular with children.
get volunteer guidance on job research, resumes and online job applications.
is the gateway to information and staying connected to family, friends and world events.
at the Library celebrate the rich diversity of our community
is one of many joyful programs serving our families and children.