In addition to keeping your membership current
, there are several ways to contribute to the financial health of the Library by supporting the Friends:
- Make a one-time or continuing donation
- Establishing a scholarship fund
- Make a Legacy Gift.
Donations can be made using our paypal/credit card link (coming soon) or by mailing a check to:
Friends of the Sonoma Valley Library
755 W. Napa St.
Sonoma CA 95476-6412
The Friends of the Sonoma Valley Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
As local government budgets tighten and technology starts to play a greater role in our lives it is essential to have the vision and resources to maintain the long term sustainability of our local library. To provide a vehicle for this support the Friends have established a Legacy Fund. Here people who want to make a planned charitable gift can get the information and support they may need to make this a simple process. There are a number of ways a Donor can make a legacy gift:
The Friends have partnered with the Sonoma Valley Fund, a group of non-profit investors helping promote legacy giving by educating and providing the tools necessary for the success of legacy programs and specifically, how you can make a planned charitable gift to the Friends of the Sonoma Valley Library for the future sustainability of the Library.
- Annuity for Long Term sustainability
- Outright Gifts
- Charitable Remainder Trust
- Charitable Lead Trust
- Retirement Plan
- Living Trust