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How You Can Support Your gift to the Allegheny County Library Association helps strengthen library services countywide. ACLA works to build the capacity of local libraries to deliver:

Libraries are for everyone, and you can make a difference today!

You may donate to the Allegheny County Library Association to support its county-wide work or you may give to a specific library to support local collections, programming, and operations.

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Donations made to the Allegheny County Library Association are tax deductible.

The official registration and financial information of the Allegheny County Library Association may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1 (800) 732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

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How You Can SupportAre you looking for a rewarding opportunity to give back to your community?

Consider your local library!

Library volunteers play an important role as partners in the Library’s mission of connecting people in the community to the world of life-enriching information and programs.

Many of the more than 70 library locations throughout Allegheny County welcome volunteers of all ages to provide services that support their library activities. Rewarding opportunities for volunteers might include keeping collections in order, assisting with clerical work, helping patrons with technology, assisting in the Summer Reading Program, tutoring, and several other specialized roles.

Becoming a library volunteer brings many benefits including:

Volunteering your time can help a library better serve its community. By providing much needed support to the youth and adults who rely on library services, you will also gain skills and knowledge that can help in your professional career and your personal life. Students can gain community service credit and valuable job experience.

Opportunities and requirements for volunteers vary by library. So be sure to visit or contact your local library today to discover more about opportunities for making a difference in your community. To find contact information for your local library, click here.

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Public libraries are one of the only community assets that serve individuals of all ages and all interests. We truly have something for everyone! If you haven’t visited a library lately, come discover the world of experiences we offer.

If you value what libraries do – please speak out on our behalf. Your voice is what libraries need.


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