Ways to Support

Contributions to The Library Foundation help strengthen collections, expand programs, and enhance services. A strong public library system is the foundation upon which a community can preserve the past, empower lives today, and build for the future. There are many ways to support The Library Foundation and the goals of the Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library.  Please select the one that is right for you.  Please call The Library Foundation at 513-369-3173.

Make Your Contribution Online

  • Your tax-deductible gifts to The Library Foundation help to enhance the services and collections of the Cincinnati & Hamilton County Public Library. 

Befriend a Branch 

Memorial & Tribute Donations 

Honor With Books 

Pet Memorials

Donate By Mail 

  • If you would like to donate with a check, you can download the  Giving Form to mail with your contribution. 

Gifts of Stock 

  • The Library Foundation gladly accepts gifts of stock. 

Bequests & Planned Gifts 

Charitable IRA Rollover 

  • Take advantage of an IRA charitable rollover or qualified charitable distribution as an opportunity to support The Library Foundation. 

Kroger Community Rewards 

Amazon Smile 

  • Support The Library Foundation while shopping at Amazon.com

CHPL Online Store 

  • A portion of your purchase benefits the Library Foundation. See all the ways your can wear our logo