THANK
YOU . . . . THANK YOU . . . . THANK YOU!!!!!
Thanks
go out from the Southwest Florida Library Network (SWFLN) to Florida’s Governor, Rick Scott, for fully funding the
Florida Multitype Library Cooperatives for the 2015/2016 year!
We
appreciate your validation, Governor Scott, of the importance of the support
Florida’s Multitype Library Cooperatives provide to Florida’s libraries and, in
turn, to the citizens of this great state!
We
also thank Secretary of State Ken
Detzner,
SWFLN’s 2013 Library Champion, for his untiring encouragement of our efforts
and the support of his office.
Special
appreciation goes out to SWFLN’s Library Champion for years 2011 and 2012, Senator
Lizbeth Benacquisto, for her determined backing of our efforts to improve the lives
of Southwest Florida’s populace.
We
also thank SWFLN’s Library Champion for 2014, Representative
Matt Hudson, for recognizing the needs of the Multitype Library Cooperatives
that serve and enhance the services of the libraries in his District.
We thank the Governor’s Office of Policy and Budget for taking the time to understand why we are important
and how we add value to the services enjoyed by Floridians.Please click
here to find the Governor’s
contact information.  SWFLN encourages you take a few minutes of your time
and write him a personal letter to thank him for his support.  Tell him
why you appreciate his funding the Multitype Library Cooperatives, especially
SWFLN!  All other links provided in this email will guide you in sending
thanks, as well, to all individuals that participated in this cooperative
effort!  Please take the opportunity now to thank them for their
acknowledgment of the great service we help you provide.  Remember:
For every dollar the State of Florida spends on Libraries, there is a $10.18 return on investment.

THANK
YOU . . . . THANK YOU . . . . THANK YOU!!!!!
Sincerely,

 

Luly
Castro