Tribute Gifts

Tribute gifts are made in honor or in memory of someone special to you. Your contribution will be acknowledged with a personalized letter sent to the person you are honoring or to a person you specify. For Tribute gifts of $50 or more, we will place a bookplate bearing the honoree’s name in a book in our collection. Make a Tribute gift now.

Gifts may also be mailed to the Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation at:
1901 Vine Street, Suite 111
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(Please remember to include the name and address of the person who should be notified of your generosity.)

For more information, please contact the Development Office at by phone at 215-567-7710 or at

The Impact of Your Gift

Jaiden was an eager participant in Summer Reading, devouring many books and earning special prizes along the way. When he learned that one of the prizes he earned was a free book—that he got to keep forever—Jaiden stared at the book truck with wide eyes. As he turned to leave after selecting a special book of his own, Jaiden tugged his father’s sleeve and said in a hushed, reverent tone, "Dad, that was awesome."

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