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TPL Foundation announces $1.25 million unrestricted donation from Shawn Kimel and Kate Schatzky

One year ago, the Toronto Public Library Foundation received an extraordinary donation. What was so unique about this generous gift was that it was made with no conditions. Shawn and Kate’s extraordinary unrestricted donation empowered Toronto Public Library to invest the funds into areas where they were most needed.  Learn more

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Media Releases

TPL in the News

  • 2023 Winter Absolutely Vital Newsletter

  • 2023 Spring/Summer Absolutely Vital Newsletter

  • 2022 Winter Absolutely Vital Newsletter

  • 2022 Summer Absolutely Vital Newsletter

  • 2021 Winter Absolutely Vital Newsletter


Annual Reports


  • 2022 Annual Report

  • 2021 Annual Report

  • 2020 Annual Report


Audited Financial Statements

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