Educational Institutions

Friends of the James River Valley Library System

JAMESTOWN, ND

Mission

The Mission of the Friends is to increase the use of the library through programming and public awareness activities, to advocate for strong public funding with city and county officials and develop private funding campaigns. The Friends group sets their goals that are consistent with the needs of the library. It is the responsibility Friends board to work closely with the library director and library board to stay informed of the library's policies and programs. Library Board representatives often attend Friends Board Meetings to share ideas. Friends Board representatives often attend Library Board meetings for the same reason. Library Board and staff are encouraged to share their ideas on advocacy and fund raising with the Friends Board.

Ruling Year

2017

President

Robert Boyar

Main Address

910 5TH ST SE

JAMESTOWN, ND 58401 USA

Keywords

advocacy, fundraising, community, public library system

EIN

81-3911664

 Number

1939201321

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Single Organization Support (B11)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

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BOARD COMPOSITION

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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