Thank you!!!

Ours is a generous community that understands the importance of building a library designed to serve thousands of patrons for decades to come. A heartfelt thank you to all of our donors for your generous gifts! You have made it possible to create a library we can be proud of – a library that will enrich and transform lives. Give yourselves a big high five!

To date we have received $530,000 in generous gifts to help build the Capitola Branch Library. For details on what your funds will be used for check out the FAQs on the New Library Updates page.

Donors $50,000 and above

Monte Foundation (The Children’s Room)
Gayle & Joe Ortiz
Ow Family (The Community Room)
Michael Termini

Donors $25,000 – $49,999

Friends of the Capitola Branch Library
Christine McBroom, Lanai Financial (The Community Porch)
Ed Newman (Adult Reading Nook)
Linda & Larry Smith

Donors $10,000 – $24,999

Ted Burke (McDonald Meeting Room)
Toni & David  Campbell (Rispin View Reading Room)
Capitola Public Safety & Community Service Foundation, Inc. (Study Room)
Barbara & William Gorson
Stephen & Ruth Walsh
Carey & Julie  Williams (The Gallery)

Donors $5,000 – $9,999

Best Western Plus Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites (Aspromonte Hospitality)
Robert & Diane Deacon
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa
Cruz – Capitola (Aspromonte Hospitality)
Carol   Fuller (co funded Rispin Reading Room)
Keith Gudger & Karen Scott
Carin Hanna & Daun Wallace (Adult Reading Area)
Betty   Mello
Nels & Susan  Westman (co funded Adult Reading Area)
Bob & Bonda  White
Gordon & Michele van Zuiden

Donors $1,000 – $4,999

Jacques Bertrand
Ed Botorff
Sally Doke-Crowe
Tony & Kathryn Gualtierri
Stephanie Harlan
Bob Katz & Leola Lapides
Brooks Magruder
Terry McManus
Molly & Micky Ording
Susan  Nemitz
Law Offices of Sam Storey
Ann Sullivan & Eric Andersonz
David & Betsie Tanza
Mary & Ernie Tavella
The Usual Suspects

Donors $500 – $999

Joan DeNeffe
Rich & Laurie Hill
Linda Jordan
Amanda & Kenneth Jackson-Miller
Niels Kisling
Kristen Petersen For City Council
Sam Storey For City Council

Donors $250 – $499

Gayle’s Bakery & Rosticceria
Kristen Petersen

Donors $100 – $249

Toni Castro & Marc Tucker
Bruce Daniels & Barbara Graves
John & Barbara Kawahara
Mary McClure

Donors under $100

Michele T. Mosher