FRIENDS OF MICHIGAN LIBRARIES BY-LAWS
October 2006 (2nd Revision)
The name of the organization shall be “Friends of Michigan Libraries” and the organization shall be known as “FOML.”
FOML Mission Statement
The Mission of the Friends of Michigan Libraries is
1. To support Friends working on behalf of Michigan libraries.
2. To serve as an information resource for Friends’ groups.
3. To be advocates for libraries at the state level.
The mission of the Friends of Michigan Libraries “is to support the activities of local Michigan libraries and to be advocates for libraries at the state level. FOML will serve as clearinghouse and information center for all Friends groups in the State of Michigan by planning meetings to exchange ideas, by supporting a newsletter to go to member groups, and by offering workshops and speakers to help advance the goals of Friends working with libraries, whether as program planners, as volunteers, as advocates of library legislation, or as a source of financial contributions and support.”