Creating impact with the Library
Partnering with DC Public Library creates a unique opportunity for you to give back to the community and create change right in your neighborhood. We welcome your support of our programming and services in whatever way makes the most sense for you! Consider volunteering with your family, friends or community group; donating resources through the DC Public Library Foundation; or becoming a Friend of the Library at your neighborhood library location.
For more than a century, the public library has been one of the city's most valued assets, sustaining and improving the quality of life and education in D.C.
Private support makes the difference between what the library would provide if it relied solely on tax revenue, and the excellent programs and services it does provide for our city. Donated time and money enable the library to purchase additional books, upgrade and replace equipment and expand our programming for children. Consider getting involved with DC Public Library for continued impact!