Support Us

The Friends of the Chesterfield County Public Library invites you to consider offering your talent, ideas and enthusiasm to our library by becoming an active member of our Friends group. There are many ways the community can help us meet our goals. Check out the ways you can support our cause!

Become a Member

Keeping your membership active helps us to get the word out about special opportunities. If you are not yet a member, please visit the Membership page.

Planned Giving

Planned gifts can provide meaningful charitable support to the Library and may offer donors valuable tax benefits, potential lifetime income, and the ability to transfer assets at a reduced tax cost. Our planned giving program promotes a variety of methods by which individuals may contribute to the Friends of Chesterfield County Public Library. We want to encourage individuals to make gifts that support the Library beyond their lifetimes. For more information on how to arrange for a planned gift, please contact us.

In-Kind Gifts / Donations of Materials

The Friends of the Chesterfield County Public Library helps to support the library through the sale of donated material not needed for the Library’s collection. These materials are sold in the branches, at special book sales and online. We encourage the donation of useful materials in good condition.

Donations we accept:

  • Electronics: iPads, iPhones, Android Pads, Kindles, Nooks, Tablets, and Laptops
  • Books: Hardcover and paperback books of all kinds
  • Professionally produced DVDs, CDs, audio-books, games for Wii, Wii U; PlayStation, 3, 4, 5 or Vita; and Xbox 360, One, or X.

NOTE: we do NOT accept:

  • Medical books over 5 years old
  • Test preparation guides over 5 years old
  • Textbooks more than 10 years old

Contact us if you have a donation:

The value of the contributed items may be tax-deductible.

Do you have Books, DVDs, CDs,  Games, iPads, iPhones, Kindle, Nooks, Laptops you would like to donate?

If you have a large collection or donations that need to be removed immediately, please email us at: We may be able to help.