500 Friends and Families


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A grassroots component of our capital campaign to furnish and equip the new Platteville Public Library.

The 500 Friends and Families Campaign seeks $500 contributions from 500 families. Pledges can be made over three years. All donations are tax-deductible.

Your Donation Will Fund:

  • Innovative spaces for children
  • High-tech community meeting rooms
  • Expanded seating and reading spaces
  • Increased access to technology
  • Study rooms
  • ADA accessibility in a user-friendly environment

Honoring Donors
By recognizing your gift, we hope to inspire future generations of library patrons. 500 Friends and Families donors will enjoy:

  • Recognition on special signage in the new Children’s area
  • “Our Library, Our Future” yard sign
  • Invitation to the family-friendly “Final Farewell” party in the old library

To donate online:
Make a safe and secure donation online through the Community Fund of Southern Wisconsin.
Please choose Platteville Public Library Capital Campaign for the designation and mention 500 Families and Friends in the comments.

By mail:
Checks may be made payable to the Platteville Library Foundation.
Checks can be mailed to:
Platteville Library Foundation
PO Box 358
Platteville, WI 53818