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File #: 18-0978    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Action Item Status: Consent Agenda
File created: 8/16/2018 In control: Board of County Commissioners
On agenda: 9/11/2018 Final action:
Title: Budget Ordinance Amendment No. 19BCC000013 - Recognize Durham County Library Revenue from Durham Library Foundation
Attachments: 1. DLF 2018 Award Letter, 2. Foundation Grant Request 2018, 3. AAF Supplemental Document, 4. AAF-13 Legal Form Library Grant - Durham Library Foundation ($155,229)
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Budget Ordinance Amendment No. 19BCC000013 - Recognize Durham County Library Revenue from Durham Library Foundation

 

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Date Of BOCC Meeting:  September 11, 2018

 

Request For Board Action:

Agenda Text

The Board is requested to recognize $155,229 in revenue from the Durham Library Foundation as the full payment of library support funds for proposals submitted by the library.

 

The below funds for Fiscal Year 2018-2019 were voted on by the Durham Library Foundation Board of Directors on May 14, 2018 and unanimously approved to fund the following proposals:

 

-                     Humanities - $49,500

-                     Summer Reading - $25,000

-                     Library Youth Partners - $20,200

-                     Collection funds for e-books and e-audio - $25,000

-                     Comics Fest - $400

 

An additional $35,129 are allocated for other programs.

 

The Durham Library Foundation’s mission is to raise funds to provide a margin of excellence for the Durham County Library. This financial gift is an example of the Durham Library Foundation’s commitment to that mission. 

 

Alignment With Strategic Plan: This aligns with Strategic Goal 5: Accountable, Efficient and Visionary Government, Customer Engagement and Responsiveness.

 

Resource PersonsSara Stephens, Durham County Library Development Officer, and Karen Wells, Durham Library Foundation Executive Director.

 

County Manager’s Recommendation: The County Manager recommends that the Board approve Budget Ordinance Amendment No. 19BCC000013 to recognize $155,229 in revenue from the Durham Library Foundation as the full payment of library support funds for proposals submitted by the library.

 

 

Signature

County Manager: ____________________________