Get Involved in the Campaign

As we work towards our goal of raising $2 million, there are multiple opportunities for the community to get involved. In order to reach our goal, this will have to be a community effort. Below are the levels of giving needed to reach our goal.

Number of Gifts Gift Amount Total Amount
5 $100,000.00 $500,000.00
8 $50,000.00 $400,000.00
10 $25,000.00 $250,000.00
15 $15,000.00 $225,000.00
20 $10,000.00 $200,000.00
30 $5,000.00 $150,000.00
50 $2,500.00 $125,000.00
60 $1,000.00 $60,000.00
100 $500.00 $50,000.00
160 $250.00 $40,000.00
458 $2,000,000.00

If you would like, naming opportunities are also available for various areas of the library. This is a great way to honor a family member and his/her contribution to the Effingham community.

Library Building                    $500,000

Large Meeting Room           Reserved
Circulation Desk                   $250,000

Children’s Area                   $100,000
Teen Area                           $100,000
Computer Lab                     Reserved

Genealogy Room                $50,000
Large Print Collection         $50,000
Audio Visual Collection       $50,000
Reference                           $50,000

Study Room (3)                  All Reserved
Innovation Lab                    Reserved
Book Drop                          $25,000
The View                            Reserved
Coffee Bar                          Reserved
Book Vault                          $25,000

If you have any questions about getting involved in the campaign, please contact Amanda McKay at amanda@effinghamlibrary.org or 217-342-2464, ext. 5. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so online or you can use our pledge form.