Donations to the Library

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Your gift will help us to reach our goal of enriching lives, educating and promoting lifelong learning to the East Lansing community, now and for the future.



Support and donation opportunities include: 
ELPL Capital Campaign
ELPL 2.0 Maker Studio
Kroger Community Rewards
Endowment Fund at the Capital Region Community Foundation
Friends of the East Lansing Public Library
Volunteer at the library
Apply for the Library Board of Trustees

Or donate directly to the ELPL. Possible library donation areas include:

  • Capital Campaign
  • Building fund
  • Furniture/Equipment fund
  • Technology resources fund
  • Digital materials fund
  • Library materials
  • Programming fund
  • Area of greatest need
  • Library Wish List




To donate with a check:

  • Download and fill out the library’s Gift/Memorial Donation Form to make your tax-deductible gift.  Or pick up a copy of the form at the library.
  • If applicable, a letter announcing your gift will be sent to the individual/family you indicate.
  • Checks should be made out to the East Lansing Public Library.

Send donations to:
East Lansing Public Library
950 Abbot Rd.
East Lansing, MI 48823

Donations can be made via credit card, check or cash at the Public Services Desk at the library.  If you have any questions, please contact Executive Assistant Jennifer Amormino at 517.319.6863 or Thank you for your support!