TPLF in the News, Media Releases, Newsletters and Annual Reports

The Toronto Public Library Foundation believes in accountability and full transparency. Our media releases, news updates and publications, including annual reports, audited financial statements and newsletters are available here. Learn how donors make an impact.


Media Releases

Biblio Bilbio Bash Raises Over $745,000 to Support Vital Toronto Public Library Programs and Services
Bilblio Bash Supports Free and Equitable Access to Library Services Across Toronto
Presenting the Jack Rabinovitch Reading Room at the Toronto Reference Library
Grow with Google Event Trained 300 Residents on Digital Skills
Biblio Bash Raises Nearly $700,000 for Youth Empowerment Programs and Services at the Library

Biblio Bash 2018 Brings Canada’s Top Authors Together to Support Youth Empowerment Programs at the Library
TPLF Expands Board and Announces New Chair
Celebrating Library People for Canadian Library Month
Jennifer Jones new TPLF President


TPLF in the News

Toronto Star – Mayor Tory Touts New Youth Hubs But Won’t Go For Bigger Anti-Violence Plan – January 2019
Open Book
– Biblio Guest Authors on What Libraries Mean to Them – April 2018
Global News
 – Reading into Canadian Library Week – October 2017
She Does the City. – It’s Official: If You’re a Toronto Person Then You’re a Library Person – October 2017
B meaningful
 – Meet Jennifer Jones – Leadership Story – July 2017

Annual Reports

Audited Financial Statements

The public portion of Toronto Public Library Foundation’s Tax Return (T3010) filed with the Canada Revenue Agency can be found here.

Toronto Reference Library re:vitalize Campaign Report

Read how donors helped revitalize the Toronto Reference Library


 Impact Report

Read the Martin Prosperity report on the economic impact of Toronto Public Library on the City of Toronto.