Central Valley Community Foundation grants $100k for photo archive at Madden Library

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Central Valley Community Foundation grants $100k for photo archive at Madden Library

Ashley Swearengin, president and CEO of the Central Valley Community Foundation, will speak and present a $100,000 check to Fresno State’s Madden Library for the Howard K. Watkins Photographic Archive at 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 28, in the Madden Library Table Mountain Rancheria Reading Room (third floor, north wing). Other speakers following the check presentation will include Fresno State President Joseph I. Castro; Watkins, a retired attorney who has amassed a collection of more than 300,000 photographs; and Peter McDonald, dean of library services. INFO: www.library.fresnostate.edu or Cindy Wathen-Kennedy at 559.593.3604, 559.278.1680 or ciwathen@csufresno.edu.