Why donate to Schlow?

  • Your tax-deductible gift benefits the ENTIRE community: people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities.
  • Your dollars go to services that you and your family use and value – there’s a personal return on your gift.
  • Schlow Library and The Schlow Library Foundation are trustworthy non-profits with transparent budgets, positive audits, and relatively small fundraising costs – your dollars go directly toward library materials and services.   
  • State aid is dwindling and private dollars are needed to continue our tradition of outstanding community service.  
  • Schlow is an award-winning library ranked high in benchmarking surveys for its facility and service.  The Library annually serves over 350,000 visitors, checks out over 700,000 items and offers educational programs to over 27,000 attendees.

Schlow Centre Region Library is a 501(c)3 tax exempt non-profit organization. Your donations are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. 
If you have questions or need more information, please contact donations@schlowlibrary.org for assistance.

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Ways to Give

Monetary gifts benefit YOU and EVERYONE in the community!

Business, Corporate and Matching Gifts are primarily used for Schlow’s numerous programs, including “Centre County Reads,” “Bookfest PA” and the Summer Reading Program. 

Donate books and media in excellent condition.

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