Olive Free Library
Support the Library
Make a Donation – help us continue to deliver excellent services
Direct donations to the Olive Free Library can be used to support the Library’s general operating expenses or can be restricted to support a specific program or aspect of the Library.
Following are examples of successful fundraising efforts in the past:
-New elevator: Funded by a generous grant from the O’Connor Foundation, a New York State Construction grant, and individual donations made through our ‘gofundme’ campaign, the End of Year Appeal, and the Library’s donation box
-Annual Piano Plus concert program: Funded in part by a donation from the Teitelbaum Fund
-Renovation of the Library’s Teen Room: Funded by the Braby Fund which is part of the Olive Free Library Trust Endowment
-Town of Olive Summer Recreation Program and juvenile book purchases: Funded in part by individual donations made in memory of Rosalie Burgher
The Olive Free Library Association is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your donation could be fully tax deductible. Talk to your accountant or tax preparer.
Please consider making a donation in any of the following ways:
Donate what you wish – one-time payment or recurring monthly payment! – even small amounts will help maintain the Olive Free Library Association as a vital part of the community now and in the future.
Mail a check made out to “Olive Free Library” to:
PO Box 59, West Shokan, NY 12494
Stop by the Library:
Come visit us at 4033 Route 28A in West Shokan and either drop off a check (made out to “Olive Free Library”) or put cash in our donation box.
Book Donations: If you’d like to donate books and/or dvd’s, please read our Book Donation Guidelines and email firstname.lastname@example.org before dropping them off. Please do NOT drop any boxes with books, etc. on the porch outside the door when the Library is not open.