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About Our Cultural Programming

As the library serves as the purveyor of our community's culture, the foundation will carefully curate a range of free cultural events with a variety of today's brightest minds that engages all demographic in critical civic engagement.


fostering OPPORTUNITY & innovation

The Foundation believes in providing tools to help aspiring business owners and career seekers prepare for the 21st Century. We believe in preparing our community for the next stage of jobs while integrating humanities to foster creative and critical thinking.


about community engagement & connection

Civic engagement is a key element of our community that speaks not only to social belonging but also to a sense of power, voice and influence in the community. It is vital that we embrace our urban heritage and preserve what is important to our community in order seamlessly blend the past with the future.