There are many ways to support the Library! Fontana Regional Library is a 501(c)3 organization and your donations may be tax deductible.
Monetary GiftsYour donation helps keep new materials on the Library shelves, helps keep computers running and helps maintain our programming. All donations are tax deductible.
Donate with PayPal
You can donate to Fontana Regional Library through PayPal with your PayPal account or a debit or credit card. To make a donation, click the "Donate with PayPal" link, enter the amount to donate, and select whether you'd like to use your PayPal account or donate with a debit or credit card. Before confirming your donation, there is also an option to "Write a note." Be sure to specify your library or location in the notes if you'd like to direct your donation to your local library.monetization_on Donate with PayPal
Donate or Fund-raise on Facebook
You can donate to or organize a fundraiser for Fontana Regional Library through Facebook. To make a donation, visit us @fontanalib on Facebook and click the "Donate" button on our cover image. To organize a fundraiser for the library, visit: https://www.facebook.com/fund/fontanalib
Send your donation by mail and designate your gift for books, computers, programs and more. Find out what your donation can do - see our Mail-in Donation Form (PDF) for more information.
Honor a Loved One
Our libraries accept in memoriam gifts and gifts in tribute, most often by way of adding a book to the collection in the name of a loved one. A memorial bookplate is put into the book honoring the gift. To honor a loved one, please send in your donation by mail or contact your library for more information.
Give to Your Local Library and/or Friends Organization
Your librarian can talk with you about ways to support your individual library. Contributing to Friends organizations is also a way to help your local library. For more information, contact your local library:
- Bryson City - Marianna Black Library
- Cashiers - Albert Carlton Cashiers Community Library
- Franklin - Macon Public Library
- Highlands - Hudson Library
- Nantahala - Nantahala Community Library
- Sylva - Jackson County Main Library
You can also support Fontana Regional Library through the AmazonSmile program, which will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
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Materials DonationsAll of our libraries accept donations of used books, movies, puzzles and more in good condition. All donations are reviewed by library staff to see if they will be added to the collection. Most donated items are sold in our Friends of the Library Bookstores, providing much appreciated funds for the library. Please call your closest FRL location or FRL Friends Bookstore if possible for location-specific material donation policies.
All gift forms are PDF documents, viewable in Adobe's Acrobat Reader. Download the latest version of Adobe Reader.
Fontana Regional Library is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and donations are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. No goods or services were or will be provided for your gift. Please consult your tax advisor regarding specific questions about your deductions.