The Friends of the Glen Ridge Library rely on the generosity of the community to support their efforts in strengthening and enhancing the Glen Ridge Library's facilities, services, and programs now and into the future.
The Friends of the Glen Ridge Library is a registered 501(c)3 charitable organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the furthest extent of the law.
Donations may be made to the Friends of the Glen Ridge Library at any time. Any amount is greatly appreciated.
We also appreciate the donation of your time. Friends of the Library volunteer at various library events throughout the year. Please contact us if you would like to find out more about how you can share your time and talents with us.
Friends of the Library Annual Appeal 2018
Help us raise $20,000
"Because the library provides Lynda.com, I was able to learn Excel and get a better job." - Brian C.
"My daughter loves the 3:15 Readers' Club. She looks forward to the weekly meetings which instilled a love of reading in her. Thank you." - Susan K.
"Being able to visit museums for free is one the best parts of the library. From the Intrepid to the Grounds for Sculpture, there's something for everyone." - Jim N.
These are just a few of the stories that we've heard from residents, just like you, who take advantage of the many programs and services at the library. These enhanced services are only made possible by generous donations made to Friends of the Glen Ridge Library. Click the button below to learn more, make a donation, and to share your story.
Ways to Donate
Donate to our Annual Appeal
See the information below to learn how your dollars support many important services and programs at the Glen Ridge Library.
Boiling Springs Bank Community Alliance Program (CAP) We are a member of the BSSB CAP. If you are an account holder, please designate your account to the Friends of the Glen Ridge Library. BSSB donates a percentage of the total of all account balances quarterly. There is no cost to you. Simply let a bank teller know the next time you are banking.
If you shop online at Amazon.com and select the Friends of the Glen Ridge Library, 0.05% of most purchases are donated to the Friends by Amazon.com.
Many companies set aside funds for philanthropic purposes and allocate these monies through employer gift matching programs. These programs allow employees of the company to make a contribution to a non-profit organization which is then matched by a corporate gift. Matching levels vary from one company to another, but regardless of the percentage of the match, these gifts are greatly appreciated by Friends of the Glen Ridge Library.
Planned gifts can come in many forms. From small gifts to large bequests the Friends of the Glen Ridge Library is able to assist you with your planned gift. Contact us if you would like to find out how your gift can futher enhance our mission and goals for the Library and community.