Our fine public libraries serve all
North Carolinians, providing myriad programs and services for
people of all ages—from infants to senior citizens and everybody
in between .
Friends of North Carolina Public Libraries—our
statewide volunteer Friends of the Library organization—provides
a network for sharing ideas and resources to strengthen our
public library service statewide.
FONCPL supports the
North Carolina Public Library Directors Association in its
efforts to improve public library facilities, services and
There is beauty and purpose in the work of all the people who
direct or support public library service in North Carolina, and
since 1980 FONCPL has been an enthusiastic advocate for their
MEMBERSHIP IN FONCPL
Your membership is important to FONCPL. The group and individual dues are the only source of funding for FONCPL and those funds help to publish the quarterly newsletter sent to members and to provide for the awards given annually.
Membership is for the calendar year. For some idea of the importance of membership, read "Why It Matters". Friends groups
are encouraged to join our network of support. Individuals can also be
members and receive our newsletters. Working together, we are making
North Carolina libraries the "very best places".
Make checks payable to FONCPL and mail check and form to:
Friends of NC Public Libraries, 4640 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-4640.