The Cornerstone Award is given annually to an individual or individuals who have had a significant and long-term impact on enhancing public libraries in South Central Wisconsin and represent the values and mission of the South Central Library System Foundation.
The 2013 Cornerstone Award Reception was held Thursday, Nov. 7, at the newly-remodeled and expanded Madison Public Library, 201 W. Mifflin St.
Recipients for 2013 are Kathryn Curtis and the late J. Robert Curtis (Columbia County), and William Zimdars (Portage County).
The Cornerstone Award Reception has raised over $60,000 for the foundation in five years. The 2013 event raised just $11,275.
Past recipients include:
- 2013 -- Kathryn & J. Robert Curtis and William Zimdars (more information & event photos)
- 2012 -- Barbara Dimick (more information & event photos)
- 2011 -- Craig & Lea Culver and Bob Blitzke (more information & event photos)
- 2010 -- Phyllis Davis and Bob Keen (more information & event photos)
- 2009 -- Peter & Ann Hamon (more information & event photos)
For more information, contact Martha Van Pelt, South Central Library System Director, (608) 246-7975, or Trish Frankland, Foundation Board President, (608) 592-4130.