Albany County Meets Fundraising Goal

Jan 24, 2012

Albany County Library Foundation is the first in the state to meet its fundraising goal for the Wyoming Library Endowment Challenge. The foundation raised $195,362, receiving $656,522 in state match and incentive funds set aside by the Legislature for the challenge. Niobrara County is close behind at 92% of its goal, and four other libraries are at 80% or more. So far, Wyoming library foundations have raised $3.9 million in local endowment donations and received $7.2 million in match and incentive funds through the challenge.

More information on the endowment challenge may be found on the Wyoming Library Association website at http://www.wyla.org/endowment/.

If you have a question about this or any other article, please contact us at statelibrary@wyo.gov

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