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How to Donate

Public funding supports libraries, and private gifts help them flourish.

Your donations help fund priority needs not covered by your tax dollars and make a difference for everyone coming through the doors of the library.

Thank you for being an active champion - your generosity makes a difference for everyone coming through the doors of Kitchener Public Library. Make your donation now to help your library grow

Gifts of Cash

Your gift can support many different areas of interest at your library, such as local history and genealogy, children's programs, your specific branch library, increasing technology, and much, much more. Donate to our general fund, or direct your donation toward a specific area of interest or fundraising campaign.

You can make a gift online using your credit card, Interac, or through Paypal.

Donate Now

If you would prefer to make a donation in person, or via traditional mail, you may fill out the  Donation Form and drop it off at any library location or mail it to the address on the form.

Monthly Giving

Monthly Donors are a special group of loyal and committed supporters who invest in the future of Kitchener Public Library through convenient pre-authorized monthly contributions. Regular monthly gifts can be made through Visa or Mastercard, or by post-dated cheques. Please call us at 519.743.0271 x274 to arrange this option.

Gifts of Appreciated Securities

Please call us to discuss gifts of appreciated securities. Contact Bob Egan, Manager, Community Development, at 519.743.0271 x278.

Tax Receipts

All donations over $10 receive a charitable tax receipt, in accordance with Canada Revenue Agency guidelines.

Our Charitable Registration Number is 107572489RR0001.