Founded in 1993, the Cedar Park Public Library Foundation is the independent, 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity arm of Cedar Park’s nationally recognized, award-winning, Library.
Our mission is to assist the Library in achieving excellence and to develop business and community support through financial assistance for Library initiatives above & beyond what public dollars alone can provide.
We depend on support from passionate, generous individuals like you to help us accomplish this mission.
Please join us in Building a Stronger Cedar Park!
The Cedar Park Public Library is more than just a place to check out books. It's a community hub that offers a wealth of resources and opportunities for people of all ages.
Whether you're a resident or from the surrounding areas, our library opens its doors to everyone.
Learn about the resources available even without a card, how to get a library card that unlocks a world of possibilities, and the fun programs available for all ages!
This role not only reflects your commitment to early literacy but also offers the unique privilege of having your company logo prominently featured on the tote bags of 1500+ newborns at Cedar Park Regional Medical Center.
The Foundation connects people and organizations who value libraries, and want to make a difference in Cedar Park. We provide an opportunity to contribute financial support and advocate for the Cedar Park Public Library, enhancing its impact on our community and ensuring its long-term vitality.
In a typical year, over 50,000 community members attend programs sponsored by the Foundation, including:
We also help with capital support for the New Library
With more than 240,000 visitors, 27,000+ questions answered, and almost 1 million check-outs in 2022, our award-winning library remains a key civic destination that elevates everyone in the Cedar Park community by promoting literacy, discovery, and connecting the community.
There are many ways to get involved with the Cedar Park Public Library Foundation.
Whether you want to make a tax-deductible donation, volunteer, or spread the word about our work, we welcome your support.
Together, we can make a difference in our community for generations to come.
Minutes read during the annual Summer Reading Program for children, teens, and adults
Average annual donation to the Library from The Foundation + Friends of the Cedar Park Public Library
Books provided to newborn families at Cedar Park Regional Medical Center through Books for Babies
RFID Book Tags Enable
Young readers successfully reading 1,000 books before Kindergarten
e-books and e-audiobooks added to the Library's Collection
We are a fun, informal group of volunteers who are passionate about reading and literacy, love the Library, and want to make a difference in our community.
If this sounds like YOU? We need help with:
Every dollar donated directly supports the Library’s important literacy programs and initiatives, helps the Library respond to future community needs, and benefits Cedar Park residents for generations to come.
Sign up to hear from the Foundation about the latest news and events, as well as information about how you can get involved and support the new Cedar Park Public Library anticipated to open in fall 2024 in the Bell District.