Lady and girl learning Our Mission

The King County Library System Foundation promotes literacy, learning, and libraries by providing support beyond public funding for initiatives and resources that enable the King County Library System to better serve the needs of our community.

Boy with headphones Our Areas of Funding

The King County Library System Foundation creates opportunities to bring literacy, learning, and library access to all members of our diverse community. The KCLS Foundation provides the venture capital for library initiatives that address community needs, the funding for value-added programs and resources, and the vision to ensure that our public library system is vibrant, relevant, and central to our lives. Click Here for information about currently funded projects.