Giving to the Library

Debbie LiptakHow You Can Help

To find out more about how your gift can make a lasting difference in your community, contact Deborah Liptak, Development Director, at: (330) 740-6086, or click here to email:


Consider celebrating your love of libraries with a donation!

Many people love their libraries and want to give back. We are happy to share that love of libraries with you and talk with you about options for a gift to the library.

Learn more about how to donate and what an impact your donation can make to your Library »

When planning your trusts, estate, bequests, wills, consider a LEGACY GIFT for the Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning.  For more information on how you can make this lasting gift happen, please contact, Deborah Liptak, Development Director, at 330-740-6086.

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• Donations to the Library help to promote literacy, provide Library materials and services, contribute to special programming and author/illustrator visits, and so much more.

• Donations are a special way of remembering a person or occasion.

• Donations can be in your name, in honor of another person or an organization, or in memory of someone special.

• The Public Library of Youngstown & Mahoning County is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

• Gifts to the Library may be deductible for income tax purposes as provided by law.

Consider Donating to a Library Capital Campaign

Building and maintaining top quality libraries is a priority. Our new libraries provide a way for donors to make a valuable contribution to both The Library and the community. Consider a donation to one of The Library’s building projects.

Contact the Development Office at 330-740-6086 for more information on how you can help BUILD A BETTER LIBRARY.