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Library foundation president named
2019-04-05

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The Chicago Public Library Foundation ( CPLF ) announced that Brenda Langstraat is its new president.

Langstraat comes to the Library Foundation after seven years as CEO of Working in the Schools ( WITS ). WITS is the largest literacy organization that collaborates with Chicago Public Schools ( CPS ), providing nearly 1,400 volunteer mentor/tutors in the schools.

Established in 1986 as an independent, nonprofit organization, the CPLF is dedicated to "enriching the collections, programs, and technology initiatives of the Library," per a press release.


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