Donate to the Friends
Donate to the Friends of UDPL’s
About Us. About Our Future Capital Campaign
Let’s Build Our Future Together!
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For more information on the new library and the campaign: Click Here
How your Friends Membership Gift Helps the Library:
When you donate to the Friends, you help provide the following for your library that would not happen without the support of the Friends:
Summer Reading Programs
a wide range of Museum passes
Special Programs for Adults including Language Classes
Little Free Libraries
the monthly Book Page
Ways to Donate to the Friends:
The Friends is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization. Your total membership is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
Matching Gifts from your Employer
Remember to check with your employer regarding Matching Gifts!
When you use Amazon Smile, you can support the library.
Amazon Smile is the same Amazon you’re shopping already (products, prices, and services). The only difference is that a portion of your eligible purchases will be donated to the library.
The Amazon Smile Foundation will donate 0.5% of eligible purchases to the Friends of UDPL.
Visit https://smile.amazon.com/ and choose “The Friends of Upper Dublin Public Library.”
Donate online with a debit or credit card using PayPal.
Please Note: Starting in September 2020, the Friends of UDPL have chosen to allocate any donation to the Friends 2021 Membership dues drive that is paid via PayPal to the funds being raised for the 520 Virginia Drive Capital Campaign. This will remain in effect for the 2021 Membership season.
Friends of UDPL (Upper Dublin Public Library)
520 Virginia Drive
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Donate Your Time – become a volunteer.
Corporate Giving – EITC (Educational Improvement Tax Credit)
The Friends of Upper Dublin Public Library has been designated as an Education Improvement Organization in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Program. Approved activities under this program are:
- Youth Literacy
- Summer Quest / Summer Reading (focusing on grades K-3)
- STEAM Programs
Eligible business firms may be awarded tax credits for contributions to an Educational Improvement Organization for approved activities.
A business firm or self-employed individual may receive a tax credit equal to 75% of its contribution to these approved organizations up to a maximum of $750,000 per taxable year. The tax credit may be increased to 90% of the contribution made, up to a maximum of $750,000 per taxable year, if the business firm agrees to provide the same amount of contribution to an organization for two consecutive years.
Applications are due at https://dced.pa.gov/programs/educational-improvement-tax-credit-program-eitc/ by July 1 for new applicants. Businesses making a two-year commitment must submit its second-year application and any subsequent renewal application by July 1.
Thank You to all our donors/members. Every donation makes a difference.