About the Blair Library Foundation

The Foundation is a charitable, non-profit organization whose goal is to enhance the services, offerings and facilities of the Blair Public Library beyond the budgetary constraints of local government.
The Foundation assists people in the community by:

  • Providing a vehicle to support projects through fundraising activities, gifts and estates.
  • Providing appropriate tax benefits for gifts to the Foundation.
  • Helping make dreams come true for the Blair Public Library.

The Foundation is actively involved in securing funds for future projects to benefit people using the Blair Public Library. Such projects may include new shelving, books, equipment, circulating materials, and a new or expanded facility.

Gifts to the Blair Public Library Foundation may be sent to: P.O. Box 743, Blair, NE 68008.  The Foundation was established in 2002 as a recognized 501(c)3 corporation and the EIN is 41-2024659.

To include the Library in your estate planning, be sure to consult your accountant, financial advisor, and your attorney.


Library Foundation Board
JoEllen Maras, President
Laurie Nelson, Vice President
Jamie Folkers, Treasurer
Cece Tonn, Secretary
Kristina Barta
Mary Berg
Kristina Churchill
Dana McCabe
Jen Parsons
Marty Rump
Joel Wing