About Us
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Our mission statement...
The mission of the Friends of the Atascadero Library is to support, promote and expand the library's resources and programs.

Our goals...
  • To maintain an association of persons interested in securing and maintaining an adequate facility for the Atascadero Library.
  • To stimulate increased awareness and appreciation of the resources and services of the library.
  • To coordinate the efforts of all groups and individuals interested in the library.
  • To promote the greatest possible use of the library.
  • To sponsor and stimulate volunteer services for the library.
  • To sponsor cultural and related programs for the community of Atascadero.
  • To provide a means by which library friends may join to share their enthusiasm for books and libraries.
  • To promote the growth and development of the library's resources through monetary contributions.
  • To promote gifts of books, magazines, and other library materials consistent with the library's collecting interest.

Our officers and directors...
President - Linda Zirk
Vice President - Jeannie Malik
Recording Secretary - Carol Gobler
Corresponding Secretary - Sharon Turner
Treasurer - Shirley Summers

Carol Collins, Grenda Ernst, Liz Helgerson, Christina Lefevre Latner, Leigh Livick, Jeanne Nealy, Jim Patterson, Marguerite Kelly-Pulley, Alice Rew

We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization...
Click here to view our IRS Form 990.

Policies and procedures...
Click on document name to view:
FOAL Bylaws
FOAL Conflict of Interest Policy
FOAL Investment Policy
FOAL Expense Reimbursement Policy
FOAL Expense Reimbursement Form