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Beauregard Parish Library

Knowledge, Growth, Imagination

The South Beauregard branch of the Beauregard Parish Library is closed today Saturday, August 1, 2020 because of bad weather; we apologize for the inconvenience.


The Beauregard Parish Library Board of Control will meet in a regularly called session at 4:45 PM on Monday Aug 3, 2020. This meeting will take place virtually via the Cisco WebEx platform, as allowed by the Governor’s executive order JBE 2020-30, in consideration of the social distancing guidelines in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Pursuant to the “Sunshine Laws” (La R.S. 42:14), meetings of this board are open to the public unless “Executive Session” is noted.

To attend this virtual meeting, visit here:
-Meeting number: 126 334 2720
-Password: c2qGRg9jMC4 (22747495 from phones and video systems)
-Join by video system: Dial 1263342720@webex.com
-You can also dial: 173.243.2.68 and enter your meeting number.
-Join by phone: +1-415-655-0001 US Toll
-Access code: 126 334 2720
If you wish to participate with a public comment, please review our Public Participation policy here and then email admin@beau.org or call 337-463-6217 x 11 with your name, contact information, and topic of comment(s) no later than 4:45 PM on Friday, July 31, 2020 to be added to the agenda. The full agenda can be seen here.


During Phase 2, the Beauregard Parish Library is open with limited hours and limited services. Additional details can be seen here. Within those limitations, further closures may become necessary on short notice due to staff shortages. We will update our social media accounts in those instances. Patrons are also welcome to call 337-463-6217 x 0 during the DeRidder branch's open hours for the most recent updates on branch openings. Computer use is limited and by appointment only. Patrons can schedule appointments online here or by calling 337-463-6217 or in-person by asking a library clerk. Appointments are set at 45-minute intervals. No consecutive appointments for 1 person.

Book an appointment with The Beauregard Parish Library

Click here to book a computer appointment


Beauregard Parish Library Summer Reading Program 2020

Click here to check out our Summer Reading Program 2020 website


Beauregard Parish Library Grants Information Center


The Beauregard Parish Library has been host to grantsmanship material through the Foundation Center (based in New York) since 1991 - the fourth in the state - serving Southwest Louisiana with print and electronic formats.

Find money for your projects using The Foundation Center Grants Databases.

Ask for directions to the Grants Room (for non-circulating materials) or the sections for circulating materials at The DeRidder Branch of The Beauregard Parish Library.

For more information contact our Collection Supervisor Jeanien Burruss at 337-463-6217.



Links

National Affiliation

Foundation Center (Links to paid Foundation Center Databases are available for free inside the DeRidder branch of The Beauregard Parish library.)

Webinars

Marketplace

Grantspace featuring Grantspace Ask Us Page.

Foundation Directory Online Free

Louisiana-Related

LANO LANO (Louisiana Association of Nonprofit Organizations) is a statewide member organization that advocates for the non-profit community and strengthens the effectiveness of groups and individuals committed to improving the lives of all Louisianians. The Beauregard Parish Library holds membership in LANO.

LINCC Louisiana Initiative for Nonprofit and Community Collaboration

Louisiana Gives (Formerly Louisiana Community Marketplace)

Louisiana Property Assistance Agency/GovDeals

Governmental

Grants.gov (1-800-518-4726)

Grants.gov's Self Service Knowledge Base ("Top 10 FAQs")

CFDA Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Federal Register Grants and Funding.

Business.gov's Loans and Grants Search Engine
Click on "Need To Finance Your Business?"

Miscellaneous

FTC Consumer Alert (Free Government Grants: Don't Take Them For Granted)

SBA's Blog on Government Grant Scams

Grantsmanship Center

Chronicle of Philanthropy - Featuring GrantStation, a searchable database of funding information. Ask the Grant Coordinator for access.

Kids Count Census Data

SWLA Chamber-Economic Alliance (Data Center and Resources)

Zoom Prospector (Community Details)

NCCS National Center for Charitable Statistics

Archive of The Nonprofit World Articles by The Professional Grant Writer Team

Links to Nonprofit Charitable Organizations

Nonprofit FAQ and Resources for Nonprofit Organizations

IRS's Stay Exempt Obtaining and maintaining 501(c)(3) tax exempt status is crucial to the success of many organizations.
Contact us:
  • Telephone: (337) 463-6217
    or 1-800-524-6239 for areas of Beauregard Parish that are a long distance call
  • Fax: (337) 462-5434
  • Email: help@beau.org
  • Mailing Address:
    Beauregard Parish Library
    205 South Washington Ave.
    DeRidder, LA 70634

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