Solano County Library Foundation

Supporting Literacy in Solano County

Welcome, library supporter!

The mission of the Solano County Library Foundation is to support the programs of the Solano County Library and the literacy and lifelong learning needs of the community it serves. Since its establishment in December 1994, the Foundation has raised more than 4 million dollars.

Solano County Library Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Tax ID # 68-0342423.

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The 2019 Authors Luncheon is on Sunday, November 3

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Mark your calendar  to attend our Annual Authors Luncheon on Sunday, November 3 at The Clubhouse at Rancho Solano. 

Purchase your tickets today!

More details about the event will be posted soon.


Foundation Receives $10,000 Donation

  

The Solano County Library Foundation received $10,000 from Board of Directors member, Dr. Ash Varma in support of Reach Out And Read. Reach Out and Read gives young children a foundation for success by incorporating books into pediatric care and encouraging families to read aloud together.

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Solano County Women History Luncheon Committee Names Women of the Year

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Pati Navalta, author and anti-gun violence advocate is the 2019 Woman of the Year

In 2017, Navalta created the Robby Poblete Foundation in honor of her son, Robby, who was killed by gun violence in Vallejo in 2014. The nonprofit’s mission is to reduce gun violence through its gun buyback program, and transform the weapons into instruments of hope and opportunity through its art and vocational programs. In just under two years, the foundation has succeeded in getting nearly 1,000 firearms out of circulation, launched its Art of Peace program, which transforms the guns into art, in five cities, and has distributed more than $20,000 in apprenticeship scholarships to people from at-risk and high-risk populations. 



We ReachEd Our Matching Grant Goal!

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Thanks to all of you who generously donated to help us reach our goal.

 Your donations during this matching grant period and throughout the year help us to continue to support literacy activities in Solano County.

Help Support Literacy

Help us build and strengthen these programs  that support literacy in Solano County:

  • Reach out and Read
  • Tutor.com
  • Adult Literacy


Solano County Library Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Tax ID # 68-0342423.

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