Donate

Your gifts of support to the library make it possible for us to expand collections, develop special classes and events for the public, and more. Thank you for thinking of the library and for helping us provide lifelong learning opportunities to our community.

Monetary Donations

  • Online  - You can donate online with your credit card:
 
Donate to library general fund
 
Donate to purchase materials
  • By mail -  Donations may be mailed to:  Handley Regional Library, P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604. No cash, please.
  • At a library location - Donations may be dropped off at any location during normal business hours.
  • Memorial/Honorary donation - You may choose to remember a special person or celebrate a special occasion with your donation. A letter acknowledging your donation will be sent to the honoree or family of the person memorialized. Please include a request with your donation that includes the name of the honoree/person memorialized, the address to mail the acknowledgement, and note the donation is a memorial or honorary donation.
    • Mail the request and donation to: P.O. Box 58, Winchester, VA 22604
    • Memorial/honorary donations may be dropped off at any Handley Regional Library location.

Friends of Handley Regional Library

Friends of Handley Regional Library is a nonprofit organization that fundraises and provides support for the library.

Other

For donations of stock, property, art or other assets, please contact the Library Director at (540) 662-9041, ext. 14.

Other ways to donate to the library:

Handley Regional Library Endowment Fund (formerly Funds for Books)
When you make a donation or bequest to the Endowment Fund, you’re giving a gift that can be opened again and again. Donations of any amount are welcome. Donors who give $5,000 or more will have their names placed on the donor plaque at Handley Library and Bowman Library. Interest from the Endowment augments book and material purchases every year, no matter if state funding is up or down. In some years these funds have equaled up to 25% of the entire book and materials budget.  All donations to the Endowment Fund are fully tax deductible.Tax ID 54-1799279

Mail checks payable to HRL Endowment Fund and mail to:

Endowment Fund
Handley Regional Library
P. O. Box 58
Winchester, VA 22604

Used Book Sale
Donate used books to add to library collections or to sell at the Friends' Used Book Sale. 
Please bring small donations - less than 2 boxes- to the libraries during regular library hours only. For donations of multi-boxes, please make arrangements by calling 540/662-9041, ext 31 or emailing friends@handleyregional.org.

Donate a portion of your Virginia state tax refund
Voluntary Contributions to be made from your refund. You may voluntarily donate all or part of your tax refund to the Library’s Endowment Fund. You may contribute even if you owe a tax balance or if you wish to donate more than your expected refund.

Enter the contribution code 207101 and amount you are donating on Line 23 of your 760 Virginia state tax form.