DONATE & SUPPORT THE BCALA

Here are some great Reasons why you should Donate to BCALA!

BCALA is committed to providing opportunities for professional growth. Each year BCALA awards scholarships to assist students in meeting their educational goals in the field of library and information science. Please donate now. Thank you for your support!

  • Advocacy-- BCALA members support and advocate for equitable and sustainable access to information.
  • Priority publishing in the BCALA News newsletter
  • Opportunities for volunteer work and development of leadership skills
  • Opportunities to serve on BCALA Committees [link to the list of BCALA Committees page]
  • Awards to recognize excellence in the profession and scholarships to promote library careers
  • Voting rights in BCALA elections
  • Networking opportunities
  • Professional development that includes mentoring/coaching, Interest Circles, and online training
  • Get Access to Job announcements

MISSION OF BCALA

The Black Caucus of the American Library Association serves as an advocate for the development, promotion, and improvement of library services and resources to the nation's African American community; and provides leadership for the recruitment and professional development of African American librarians.

Donating to BCALA and How it Works

BCALA is committed to providing opportunities for professional growth. Each year BCALA awards scholarships to assist students in meeting their educational goals in the field of library and information science. Please donate now. Thank you for your support!