Batavia Public Library

Batavia Public Library Foundation​

The Batavia Public Library Foundation is dedicated to supporting the Batavia Public Library as a renowned institution that meets the lifelong learning needs of residents and organizations and offers a place to gather, exchange ideas and participate in cultural events.

The Foundation’s goals
  •  Enhancing library collections through direct gifts and/or endowments
  •  Providing for the development and implementation of innovative cultural and educational offerings and enhancements
  •  Providing for continual improvement of library facilities and technologies
  •  Enhancing and enriching opportunities for library staff and services
Your generous Gift

The Batavia Public Library Foundation offers a number of opportunities to honor, celebrate or remember a loved one, an organization, or a corporation.

Gifts of $250 or more can be recognized on the Giving Tree in the Library. The Foundation also welcomes multi-year pledges and encourages planned giving. In addition to unrestricted gifts, donors may wish to endow a collection or specific program, service, or area of the Batavia Public Library.

Please feel free to contact George H. Scheetz, Library Director, at
(630) 879-1393 or foundation@bataviapubliclibrary.org to discuss any of these options.

Contact us

10 S. Batavia Ave.
Batavia, IL 60510
Phone: (630) 879-3480
Email:  foundation@bataviapubliclibrary.org