Friends of Grinnell Library

Mission Statement:

The Friends of Grinnell Library serve the community by assisting the library through financial support and volunteer activities.


Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 6 PM in the Non-Fiction room on the second floor. New members are welcome, so come and share your ideas.


Support the Friends, a registered 501 (c)(3) organization, through a tax-deductible donation!

You can also support the Friends through a variety of other donation methods, including estate planning.

Consider including a gift to the Friends of Grinnell Library in your will or living trust, or naming the Friends of Grinnell as a beneficiary of a life insurance policy or retirement assets. Your gift will create a legacy to help ensure the library will be enjoyed for generations to come. Planning instruments can include wills, trusts, gift annuities, IRAs, real estate and insurance plans.

To make a charitable bequest to the Friends of Grinnell Library, include a statement in your will or revocable trust agreement similar to the following:

I give and bequest (amount or percentage of bequest) to the Friends of Grinnell Library, with offices in Wappingers Falls, New York, for general tax-exempt purposes.

Please note that this should not be construed or taken as legal advice; consult with an attorney and/or a tax adviser before adding this or any charitable bequest to your will, trust or to your retirement account.