Donate to FOPL!
Donate to the Friends of the Oakland Public Library today to support special programs and projects that enhance library services to the residents of Oakland, Piedmont, and Emeryville.
To make your tax-deductible donation to the Friends, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, click:
* We welcome tribute gifts – donations in honor of a loved one or on special occasions.
* Please ask your employer about matching gifts.
* You will receive a written acknowledgement of your gift.
We welcome your gently-used books at the Bookmark Bookstore — call (510) 444-0473 for information.
Bequests and other planned gifts
To make a gift through your will or living trust, specify “The Friends of the Oakland Public Library, tax identification number 94-2553734, located in Oakland, California.”
Naming the Friends as a beneficiary or contingent beneficiary of your retirement plan assets may be advantageous from a tax-planning perspective. Consult your tax advisor for more information.
Alternative Gift Ideas for the holidays and other special occasions.
Looking for something different? Here are two gift ideas for family, friends and employees.
To use your credit card click on Donate Now at the top right of this page.
If you have questions about membership/donations/planning giving, please contact:
If you have questions about donating books, please contact The Bookmark Bookstore at (510) 444-0473.