Capital Campaign

The goal of the Foundation's Capital Campaign is to raise monies to support of the building of the new Linda Sokol Francis Brookfield Library. While the new library has opened, Foundation's work continues. Please help us get to the finish line and make a gift today. Gifts of all levels are appreciated. Your donation is tax-deductible.

Paver Initiative & Tree Memorials 
Be a part of the new Library by purchasing a commemorative paver or a tree memorial. Two sizes of pavers are available: 8x9 Paver - $150 and 5x11 Paver- $100. Orders are due by Wednesday, August 31. Tree memorials are ongoing until sold out. 

Printable Paver & Tree Forms

About the New Facility

Donation Information

Foundation News

Capital Campaign Video
Check out the following video which made its debut at the Capital Campaign's Kick-Off Nights in December, 2018.

About the Foundation

The Foundation for the Brookfield Library, established in late 2017, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization which encourages financial support for the Brookfield Public Library. This support will be used to help meet both the present and future needs of the residents of Brookfield. The Foundation is governed by a member Board of Directors.

The purpose of the Foundation includes focusing attention on services, facilities, overall Library needs, and to encourage the gifts of funds, endowments and bequests to the Library.

Foundation Leaders


Foundation for the Brookfield Library logo

Donate to the Foundation's Capital Campaign

Donate- Businesses

Donate- Individuals & Families

Donate- Organizations

Donations to the Foundation can be made online through PayPal or credit card - using the options above - or by sending a check to: Linda Sokol Francis Brookfield Library, 3541 Park Avenue, Brookfield, IL 60513. Please make checks out to: The Foundation for the Brookfield Library. Please see the Library's Privacy and Refund Policy for additional information.

Contact Foundation President Jo Ann Day at or Library Director Kimberly Coughran at 708-485-6917, ext. 121.