May 24, 2022

Calgary Public Library Foundation Will Announce Largest Gift in Library’s History Later This Week

From the Calgary Public Library Foundation:

The Calgary Public Library Foundation will be hosting a celebration event to announce a $1.5 million [$1.44 million/USD] donation from a corporate partner. This is the largest corporate gift in the Calgary Public Library and Library Foundation’s history.

Details about the event scheduled for Friday at Calgary’s Central Library are available here.

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