to the Library
You can donate to the library in many ways!
Your tax-deductible contribution helps advance library services, builds
collections, and improves technology and facilities. Donations of all sizes are appreciated!
To donate by cash or check: Print out the
donation form and simply
drop off or mail your donation.
To donate by credit card: Use the
online form through our Polaris online catalog. Be sure to select
Penn Area Library for "Branch you
would like to receive the donation".
Don't forget to check with your employer or former employer to see if
they will match your gift. You can also donate by participating in our
Buy a Brick fundraiser.
Memorialize or Honor Someone
with a Purchase
like a book or some other material in our collection to be designated in
memory of someone? Simply complete this
and return it
to us with a check for the donation amount. You can also honor a
loved one, a family member, an associate, or an organization
with a material purchase. Complete this
and return it
with your donation.
Penn Area Library is a United Way Agency
Make contributions to Penn Area Library
agency code 3076 and
Westmoreland County code U696
Donate Books and Other Materials
Give your gently used books, CDs, and videos an "afterlife" by donating
them to the Friends of the Library for book sales. Proceeds fund special
projects, programs and facilities improvements. Contributions are
tax-deductible. Drop off your contributions at any time during regular
Donate Your Time and Talent
Volunteers provide essential support for library functions, including
mailings, programs, and maintenance. Click
here to complete a form and let us know you are interested.
Join the Friends
The Penn Area Library's Friends of the Library group provides volunteer
help and supplemental funds for special projects and collections that
the library could not otherwise afford. Contact the Penn Area Library
for more information about joining the Friends group or come to their
meetings which are held on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.
Leave a Legacy
Remember Penn Area Library in your will or make a different kind of