Friends groups


Contra Costa County Library Thanks the Friends of the Library & Library Foundations!

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Did you know....? Through their hard work and dedication, the 28 Contra Costa County Friends of the Library & Foundation groups achieved the following last year:

  • Volunteered 51,735 hours valued at nearly $1.50 million*
  • Donated over $771,000 towards the purchase of new library books and materials
  • Raised over $1,033,000 to sponsor programs for children, teens, and adults and to provide funding for furniture and equipment
  • Reported 2,719 Friends of the Library and Foundation members Countywide

*Value of volunteer hour of $22.14 based on the Independent Sector Report 2012

The Library is very fortunate to have Friends groups in every community.

Join the Team and Become a Member Today! Select a location below to learn about their volunteer activities in support of the Library and for information about joining the Friends.

Friends' Book Sales

Antioch Bay Point Brentwood Clayton
Concord Crockett Danville El Cerrito
El Sobrante Hercules Kensington Lafayette
Martinez Moraga Oakley Orinda
Pinole Pittsburg Pleasant Hill Rodeo
San Pablo San Ramon & Dougherty Station Walnut Creek & Ygnacio Valley