United Way of Kaufman County

Neighborhood Lending Library

Tiger Ice - 812 N Park Ave Terrell TX 75160

​Osinde Family Dentistry - 407 W. High St. Terrell TX 75160

Edward Jones - Ben Gill Park

PURPOSE

Allow every child in our community access to books any day of the week.

WHAT WE WANT TO ACHIEVE

  • More reading time, less gaming time
  • Increase success in school
  • Parent and child bonding by reading time
  • Increase overall knowledge
  • Relaxation to relieve stress


HOW WE WILL ACHIEVE OUR OBJECTIVE

  • Placing small lending libraries throughout our county service area
  • Placing a variety of books to serve both young children, teens, and adults
  • Partnering with local companies, government, and individuals
  • Recruit volunteers to build and place lending libraries


WHEN OUR OBJECTIVE WILL BE MET

Our overall goal is to place a total of 30 lending libraries in our county service area
Place 30 lending libraries by October 31, 2018 

SPONSORSHIP

There are 3 levels of sponsorships  

  • Sponsors will have a sign placed on the library with their company name. 
  • Sponsors may choose where the lending libraries will be placed.​
  • Sponsors will have location of their libraries on our website

EXPECTATIONS

  • United Way will build, stain/paint, and place the lending library
  • United Way will place books in library at time of library placement
  • United Way will periodically check on libraries


  • Company will maintain minor repairs of library
  • Company will maintain surrounding area of library
  • Company will inform United Way of any major issues with library​
  • Company will inform United Way if low on books and unable to replace