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Friends of Santa Cruz Public Libraries

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General Agency Information
Name:Friends of Santa Cruz Public Libraries
Alternate Name(s):FSCPL
Address:P.O. Box 8472
Santa Cruz, CA  95061-8472
Primary Phone:831-621-0800
Days/Hours of Operation/Phone:Monday-Friday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Description: FSCPL is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit that fundraises to support programming at the Santa Cruz Public Libraries such as the Summer Reading Program and concerts, as well the purchase of books and materials. FSCPL operates the Friends Library Book Store in the Downtown Library, and maintains book cart sales in the branch libraries. Additionally FSCPL has multiple book sales through the library system including semi annual huge book sales in Santa Cruz, the Kids Only Book Sale, and small sales throughout the library system. Office is located in the lobby of the Central Branch Library, 224 Church Street, Santa Cruz.
Mission:The Friends of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries support the City and County Libraries through fund-raising, volunteer services and advocacy.
Publications: E-newsletter
Check It Out, Quarterly Newsletter
Volunteer Info:Book Store Cashiers at the Friends Book Store (Central Branch Library, 224 Church St. Santa Cruz), 3 hour shift every other week. Contact Ron D'Alessandro (831)621-0800 Tuesdays/Thursdays from 7:30am-4:00pm or email:

Volunteers help FSCPL achieve their goals through staffing the bookstore and sales, sorting donated books, office admin, and serving on the board of directors. Adults apply online or at the Friends office.
Languages other than English:None
Accommodations for Disabled:Parking & Wheelchair Access
Public Transportation:Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility:Call for Information
Fee Amounts:$50.00  Individual
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Santa Cruz

Ron D’Alessandro
Volunteer Coordinator

Subject Headings
 Fundraising Volunteer Opportunities
Private Nonprofits
Volunteer Opportunities
This record last modified June 26, 2016

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