The Campaign for Tomorrow's Newberry

Co-chairs Andrew McNally IV, Victoria Herget, and Roger Baskes.
Campaign Co-chairs Andrew McNally IV, Victoria Herget, and Roger Baskes.

We are delighted to announce that the Campaign for Tomorrow’s Newberry has exceeded its goal of $25 million. At its conclusion on June 30, 2013, more than 3,000 people, corporations, and foundations had contributed to the campaign. We are grateful for their generosity and support.




What impact will the campaign have?

Funds raised through the campaign will be directed to four goals:

  • Digital innovation
  • Enhanced programs and services
  • Improved facilities
  • Strengthened financial foundation

We've already begun using campaign money to support a variety of projects, including:

The Campaign for Tomorrow’s Newberry also raised more than $7 million for the Annual Fund and several million dollars for our endowment, improving the library’s financial stability and generating critical funds for general operations.

The campaign will allow us to begin work on many more initiatives in the coming months. Please stay tuned for updates.

Questions about the Campaign for Tomorrow's Newberry?

To receive more information about the Campaign for Tomorrow's Newberry, contact Meredith Petrov at petrovm@newberry.org or (312) 255-3687.