Support the library – make a donation!


There are several ways to make a donation:

  1. Donate online      
  2. Make a purchase at AmazonSmile
    Support the Friends of the Alameda Free Library every time you shop on Amazon. Go to and select Friends of the Alameda Free Library, Inc. FAL will receive 0.5% on each eligible purchase.
  3. Donate by mail
    Click here for a donation form, then please mail it with a check to:
    Friends of Alameda Free Library
    P.O. Box 1024
    Alameda, CA  94501
    You can also drop it off at the circulation desk in the Main Library.
  4. Donate Stocks or Securities 
  5. Make a donation through your IRA or Donor Advised Fund
  6. Remember FAL in your Estate Planning.

For more information contact:

Kelly Ground

Fund Development Manager


You can also support FAL by donating books for our twice-yearly used book sales.

Click here for more details on when and how to donate.


Friends of the Alameda Free Library is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. Tax ID 23-7437087.