Why Give?

Your contribution to the Library Foundation of New Hanover County will help the library provide more books and materials, exceptional programs, and services to our growing community. Our endowed funds help support the four branches of the New Hanover Public Library system and build for the future of the library, ensuring that it continues to serve as a center of education and enlightenment in our area. The funds raised are utilized in various areas of community enrichment including:

Children's Programs | Public Internet Access & Tech. Instruction Endowed Book Fund | Seminars, Lectures, Workshops, & Events The North Carolina Room--Local History

  • Benefactor $25,000 & above
  • Patron $10,000 to $24,999
  • Sponsor $5,000 to $9,999
  • Member $2,500 to $4,999    
  • Donor $1,000 to $2,499

  • I would like to pledge $__________ divided evenly over a ________ -year period

All donations of $1,000 or more will be acknowledged on our Founders and Supporters page in addition to being recognized in our annual report newsletter.

A special way to honor friends and loved ones and at the same time support your community is to make a donationto the library in honor of or in memory of them.

In addition to monetary contributions, the Foundation also accepts donations in the form of bequests by will or living trust; stocks/bonds/other investments; beneficiary designations from life insurance policies, IRA distributions; or life income gifts such as charitable gift annuities and charitable remainder trusts. Gifts can be made by pledge or installments over a period of time.

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