Supporting Our Efforts
Makes All The Difference

Thank you for supporting the Brighton District Library.

There are many ways to give.  Each donation button on this page takes you to a form to fill out designating your gift, and then to a secure PayPal checkout.  If you prefer to support the Library by check, please mail or deliver your donation to the Library at:

Brighton District Library
100 Library Drive

Brighton, MI 48116

Contact Diana Dart, Community Relations Coordinator, at
(810) 229-6571, ext. 211 for further information.

August 2022 Donors

Memorial Gift:

Jazanoski Family,
in memory of Joan Jazanoski:
The House in the Orchard by Elizabeth Brooks
Lessons by Ian McEwan
Listening Well by Heather Morris
The Many Daughter of Afong Moy by Jamie Ford
The Marriage Portrait by Maggie O’Farrell
Mercury Pictures Presents by Anthony Marra
Right Back Where We Started From by Joy Lanzendorfer

Brighton Room
Pamela Bell

Jacqueline Gardella Brown
Christian Stone

2022 Donors

Brighton Room
Douglas H. Wallace, Ph.D.

Memorial Books
In memory of Joan Jazanoski, A Man of Honor, by Barbara Taylor Bradford, from her family.
In memory of Donna Alexander, children’s read-aloud picture books, from her children and grandchildren.

Summer Reading Challenge Sponsors
Culver’s of Brighton
Dairy Queen – Brighton
Great Harvest Bread Company
MOD Pizza West Grand River
Sea Life Michigan Aquarium
Taco Bell – Brighton

2021 Annual Appeal Donors

as of January 31, 2021

The Library would like to acknowledge the following family for their Leadership Gift:

Betsy and Bob Herbst

Pauline & Richard Druschel, in honor of Diana Dart

Holly & Bryndon Skelton

Anonymous Donor (1)
Margaret (Peggy) Dixon
Jane & Mike McManus, Micro Works Computing
Arla McPeek
Jennifer & Michael Morley
Morley Family Foundation,
in support of children’s literacy
Craig Trojan
David Tyrpak
Wagner Poppy Family

Anonymous Donors (2)
Janice Altermatt
Cheryl Blaszkiewicz
Julie & John Harris
Marja & Janaka Jayasuriya
James A. Meier
Debra Oberpeul
Mary Rose Orczyk

Anonymous Donora (9)
Dorothy Baldori, in memory of
Peter Baldori
Chris Bastian, in honor of
Reading Tutors
Hilary Feister Bell & Arnold Bell, in honor of BHS Class of 2021
Jeffrey Berner
Teresa & Peter Beyer
James Blair
Margaret Bowers
Lola & Frank Castle
Lois & Charles Cheney
Cheryl Colloton
Katherine Lawrence-Copp
Leanne & Randy Czanecki
Diana Dart, in memory of Elizabeth Diana
Nicholas Deychakiwski & C.S. Mott Foundation
Caitlyn Perry Dial
Colleen & Joseph Donehue,
in memory of Jean Fitzpatrick
Mary Alice Fischer
Tina & Rod Fleischmann
Michelle Ford
Cheryl Gawne, MI Court of NSWDAHAC,
in memory of Eva Mae Lomerson Collins
Diane Gasior
Carol Godwin
Carol & Charles Groves
Larry Herzinger
Jeannette & Robert Hill
Patricia Hill
Sandy & Michael Holper
Mary Janke
Nancy B. Johnson, in honor of
Jane Reed
Donna & Daniel Kashian
Nancy Kerin, BDL Enhancement Fund
Mary & Sanjay Khunger, children’s literature on LBGTQ, diversity, equity and inclusion
Claude O. Lanciano III,
Computer Lab
Mary Ann Lazzari
Sandra Legacy
Kathleen & Burghard Linn
Cindy & Kevin Mack
Judy Mackey, in memory of
Jim Mackey
Bonnie Marttila
James Muzzin
Mary Anita Naab
Sarah Neidert
Terry Pfaff
Diana & Steve Pierce
Leith Pingle
Leslie & Ed Rutkowski
Pamela & James Sandelin
Sharon & Joseph Shevock
Kathy & Ralph Tredway
Susan Urban
Elizabeth & David Walker, Materials & Collections
in memory of Virginia & Richard Williams
Harriet West
Margaret White
Eileen Yanik
Linda & David Yanochko
Karen Zentgraf
Faye & Frank Zimmerman

Anonymous Donor (6)
Sheryl Allor
Sonja Amos
Peggy & James Anthony
George & Macky Bachelor
Eileen & John Becker
Sally & Gerald Belian
Pamela Bell, Brighton Room
Anna Biliti
Robin Biondi
Maureen & Thomas Booth
Alma Burwell & Matt Dilsaver, Commemorative Brick
Bernadine Byk
Janet Carpenter
Stacy Carroll, Commemorative Brick
Kathleen & Keith Collins
Nicholas Deychakiwsky
Jennifer & Bill Drabbing
Chris Frey
Jordan Genso
Christine & Terrence Graham
Linda & Jim Gutting
David Horton
Javit Family
Karin Klein
Cynthia & Randy Kniebes
Christine Lee
Debra Leicht
Jean Makela
Rick Markham
Shirley & William Maxwell
Cecelia McClure
Anne & Mark Michaels
Mary & Jack Morgan
Shannon & Victor Pereira
George Piner
Joyce Powers, in memory of
Ronni Powers
Ashley & Greg Rohrs
Randee Rossmann
Elaine Samson
Scott Selesky, Brighton Room
Peg Siford
Rebecca Smith
Sally & Bob Springstead
Jackie Stravos
Theresa Rose Swiecicki
Sandra Weston
Kathleen Zaenger

General Library Donation

Donate to the Brighton District Library General Fund.

Honorary or Memorial Donation

Designate gifts to honor or memorialize a special person or occasion.

Library Enhancement Fund

Support the acquisition of public art, special art and cultural projects, exhibits, and programs.

Annual Appeal Donation

Make an Annual Appeal Donation to the Brighton District Library below.

Endowment Fund

Receive tax advantages during your lifetime by making gifts of cash, appreciated stock or real estate to the Brighton District Library Endowment Fund at the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan.

Commemorative Brick

Due to the anticipated renovation of Millie’s Garden and of the Commemorative Pathway, the purchase of engraved bricks has been temporarily halted.
Please contact Diana Dart at [email protected] if you would like to be notified when the moratorium has been lifted.​