Leadership Circle donors help to sustain the vitality of the San Mateo Public Library with a three-year commitment of gifts and pledges of $1,000 or more annually.

Leadership circle support is unrestricted and provides essential funds. Members of the Leadership Circle enjoy the following benefits:

  • Invitation to annual Leadership Circle speaker’s event

  • Listing on the Foundation’s website and in the Author’s Gala annual event program

  • Opportunities for behind-the-scenes tours of areas of interest at the Library such as the Genentech Biotech Resource Center, the CA archive, the Chromebook and wifi hotspot loan program, and the Beehive book processing operation

  • E-newsletter featuring the current Library news​

For questions about the Leadership Circle, please contact the Foundation office at 650-558-9100 or

Thank you to our
2021 Leadership Circle Level Donors

$7,500 and above

Sunil & Laura Pandya

Gary Sprague & Michele Freed