ways to giveindividual supportBy supporting the Nashville Public Library Foundation, you are building a more literate, imaginative and equitable Nashville.
One-Time Donation
Support the Library with a one-time gift.
Recurring Donation
Become a Library Sustainer by supporting with a monthly gift.
Memberships
Interested in making a gift and becoming more involved? Join one of our two esteemed societies, Next Chapter Society and Carnegie Society.Learn More
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what we do

Your support goes right back into the community.

All children deserve such a place to grow and thrive. Through NPL’s expansive collection and award-winning programs, young patrons can develop strong literacy skills and expand their imaginations.Learn More

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our initiatives

By supporting the Nashville Public Library Foundation, you are building a more literate, imaginative and equitable Nashville. The Library has the historic trust and wide reach to create real change in our city, and with your support, you are directly fostering our entire community’s growth and development.

shout out to our donorsMeet some of the folks that give their support to the Foundation.
$150KAmazon
$50KSandra Schatten Foundation
$1,500Chandra & Harry Allen
$300Susan Dyer
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rather donate your time?

volunteer at the library

The Library is always looking for support with shelving, scanning and pulling books, as well as opportunities to help patrons. You can also join a Friends of the Library group by connecting with your branch location and branch manager.
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