Ways of Giving

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One-Time Gift

MAKE YOUR GIFT TO JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION

There are several ways you can donate to the library today.

  • Make a safe and secure online gift: Complete the donation form by clicking the DONATE NOW tab above.
  • Give us a call at 904.255.6192 durin g business hours to make a credit card gift over the phone.
  • Mail a check addressed to:Jacksonville Public Library Foundation, 303 N. Laura St., Room 334, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Monthly Gift

SET UP YOUR MONTHLY GIFT TO JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION

With a monthly gift, you’ll feel good knowing that each month you’re helping to provide books that people love, free programs that benefit our entire community, and library spaces that are open to all.

To set up your monthly giving, complete the safe and secure online form by clicking the DONATE NOW tab above. Remember to select the box that indicates this is a recurring gift.

Major Gifts

By making a major gift of $25,000 or more, your generosity will inspire and transform lives. Substantial or multi-year commitments enable the Library to creatively tackle current issues and provide innovative solutions to make the most out of vital programs. Contact us about current funding opportunities.

Memorial and Tribute Gifts

Tribute gifts are a meaningful way to remember or honor an individual. For gifts of $50 or more you can choose to recognize someone with a commemorative bookplate with the message of your choice to be placed in Jacksonville Public Library’s collection.

Planned Giving

MAKE A LEGACY GIFT TO THE JACKSONVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY FOUNDATION TODAY

Through planned giving, you have the ability to receive valuable tax benefits and even a lifetime of income. You can give to the library in many different ways.

We encourage these types of Legacy Gifts:

Cash

Marketable Securities

Tangible Personal Property

Real Property

Bequests through Wills or Trusts

Charitable Gift Annuities

Charitable Remainder Trusts

Charitable Lead Trusts

Retirement Plan Assets

Life Insurance

 

The Easiest of Legacy Gifts is a Bequest by Will or Trust

All it takes is a simple designation in a will or trust, such as this sample language in your estate planning documents:

“I give and bequeath to Jacksonville Public Library Foundation, an unrestricted gift in the sum of $(Amount) or % (Percent) of my estate, real or personal, which I own at the time of my death or over which I have power of disposition. The Jacksonville Public Library Foundation shall administer said assets for the sole benefit of Jacksonville Public Library.

 

Donor Designations

First, you can give any amount. Every gift to the library, regardless of size, powerfully impacts our community. Gifts can be directed toward one of following funds:

Area of Greatest Need

Center for Adult Learning

Cultural Literacy

Special Collections

Youth Learning and Literacy

 

Create a Named Fund

Any gift of $50,000+ allows you an opportunity to establish a named fund in your name or in the name of a loved one.

 

Thank you for your generous support of Jacksonville Public Library Foundation.
If you have questions, please call us at 904.255.6192 or send us an email at info@jplfoundation.org.