The Friends of Ohio Township Public Library System (OTPLS) is a not-for-profit organization to benefit the OTPLS.
The purposes of the OHIO TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY FRIENDS, INC. are:
1. to maintain an association of persons interested in the Ohio Township
2. to support and cooperate with the Library System in developing and improving
the resources, services, programs, and facilities of the Central, Newburgh and Chandler Libraries;
3. to focus public attention on the Libraries and stimulate their use;
4. to promote the involvement of local citizens in the activities of the Libraries;
5. to encourage gifts, endowments, and bequests to the Libraries;
6. to act as an advisory group to the Library System administration;
7. to lend legislative support where and when needed; and,
8. to support the Freedom to Read and the Freedom to View as expressed in the
American Library Association Bill of Rights.
Membership dues are $7 for individuals, $12 for families, $35 for sponsors, and $100 for donors.