What We Do

Nurture Curiosity and Confidence in Children and Teens.

NPLF is committed to making Nashville a great place to grow up, funding award-winning programs that spark little ones’ imaginations with enchanting puppet theater, welcome teens into state-of-the-art maker spaces, and more. NPLF supports and enriches the lives of young people across the city, encouraging them to explore and equipping them to thrive.

Foster Lifelong Learning and Civic Conversation

Serving our city begins with listening. NPLF responds to the needs of our community by funding dynamic programs and initiatives that provide vital education and access to resources where they are needed most.

Engage the Community through Need-Driven Programs

Serving our city begins with listening. NPLF responds to the needs of our community by funding dynamic programs and initiatives that provide vital education and access to resources where they are needed most.

Support Library Collections and Resources

As Nashville continues to grow and flourish, the library at its heart must grow with it. NPLF provides the Library with additional funding to expand its collections and resources, enabling NPL to grow with our city and comprehensively serve our community.