Friends of Benson Library (FOBL) aims to provide a benefit by raising awareness and education in the community about the services offered by the library.
Our primary objective is to:
Advance the education of the public by the promotion of the use of a public lending library service for the benefit of the residents of Benson and the surrounding area.
FOBL will endeavour to do this by:
- developing co-operation between the library and the community
- facilitating communication between the community, the library and OCLS
- encouraging the use of the library by people of all ages
- recruiting and organising volunteers for specific purposes
- fundraising and sponsorship
- helping to safeguard the future of the library and develop innovations
- FOBL is a not for profit organisation.
- The activities of FOBL will be for the benefit of the whole community.
- FOBL will not act in the interests of a section of the community.
- No individual shall receive any private benefit from the activities of FOBL.
- The activities of FOBL will be done without detriment or harm to any individual or group.