Thanks from FAL to all who contributed last fall

A big thank you to those who contributed to our fall letter requesting donations. In contrast to the many, many letters sent by other organizations, FAL sends out only two requests a year. This is a major source of our … Read More

Rotary grant helps fund FAL Black History Month events

Friends of the Alameda Free Library received a grant from Alameda’s Rotary Club to support this year’s Black History Month programs. Board member Karen Manuel accepted a check for $1000 from the Rotary Club at their recent meeting. FAL deeply … Read More

FAL 2019 Used Book Sales a rousing success

Friends of the Alameda Free Library hosts two used book sales each year, one in May and one in October. Both events this year were the most successful ever. Hundreds of people attended and bought thousands of used books, all … Read More

FAL Board Member, Past President, receives city award

Luzanne Engh is being honored with a City of Alameda Community Service Award as a Nonprofit Board Member. Luzanne has brought outstanding leadership and tireless dedication to multiple nonprofit organizations in Alameda. She is personally responsible for many initiatives and … Read More

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