Thank you for considering the Indian Prairie Public Library. Your donation will play a role in enhancing library services to the community. For more information about making a gift to the library, call the Administration Office at 630/887-8760, ext. 245 or make an online donation today. There are several ways that you can support the library.
Donate to the Indian Prairie Public Library Foundation
Financial donations of all types are accepted by the library’s Foundation. The Foundation is a tax-deductible, 501(c)3 organization, so your support qualifies as a charitable contribution. Find out more about the Foundation.
Honor a Person, Memory, or Event
A gift to the library is a unique way to honor a special person, occasion or a cherished memory. Donations can be made to the library or the Foundation. We offer three recognition options:
- Book plates placed in books of your choice
- The Brick Path in the Reading Garden
- The Donor Tree located in the library’s lobby
Help the Indian Prairie Public Library Foundation raise money to support the library by shopping online through AmazonSmile and iGive. Shopping Amazon.com through AmazonSmile earns the Foundation 5% of every dollar spent at Amazon.com by our supporters. To shop Amazon.com through AmazonSmile, click here. Similarly, supporters can generate donations by shopping at any of 1,700+ online stores through iGive. To see the list of stores, click here. To start shopping through iGive, click here.
Donate Books, DVDs and CDs
Donations of gently-used materials that are in good condition may be made to the Friends of IPPL for sale in the Inspiration Cafe. Materials may be dropped off at the library during business hours. While we cannot provide the value of the donated items, we will provide a receipt.
The Friends accept:
- Books in good condition
- DVDs and CDs
They do not accept:
- Moldy, mushy, or damaged items
- VHS or audiotapes
You can donate encyclopedias, textbooks and books in any condition to SCARCE.