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The Library is a free resource for the community. Basic services are tax supported, but gifts from donors enrich services, collections, resources, and facilities of the Library. All gifts to the Bismarck Library Foundation, Inc. are tax deductible as allowable by law. Consider beginning your legacy of Library support today!
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If you would prefer to mail your contribution, please use our printable Contribution Form (PDF).

Novel Club membership - $500 per year

Join the Novel Club and receive the following benefits:

 
  • A free coffee travel mug from the Gifted Bean Coffee House
  • A free coffee drink at The Gifted Bean Coffee House
  • Recognition in The Limited Edition newsletter and on the Donor Kiosk in the Library
  • Invitations to Foundation events
  • Email notifications of upcoming Library events (must supply email address to the Foundation)

Gold Card Club membership - $250 per year

Join the Gold Card Club and receive the following benefits:

  • A special golden Library card and a key tag that serves as a Library card.
  • A free coffee drink at The Gifted Bean Coffee House
  • Recognition in The Limited Edition newsletter and on the Donor Kiosk in the Library
  • Invitations to Foundation events
  • Email notifications of upcoming Library events (must supply email address to the Foundation)

Ben Franklin 100 Club membership - $100 per year


Join the Ben Franklin 100 Club and receive the following benefits

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  • Ten percent off a coffee drink at The Gifted Bean Coffee House
  • Recognition in The Limited Edition newsletter and on the Donor Kiosk in the Library
  • Invitations to Foundation events
  • Email notifications of upcoming Library events (must supply email address to the Foundation)

Annual gifts


Annual gifts to the Bismarck Library Foundation, Inc. allow the Foundation to fulfill its mission.

Special occasions
Honor a friend or loved one with a gift to the Foundation. The designee will receive a notice of your gift.

Memorial gifts


Pay tribute to a departed loved one with a memorial gift to the Bismarck Library Foundation.

Endowment gifts

The Endowment Fund was started in 2001 to help provide enhanced Library services long into the future. The fund has grown to $1.24 million. Gifts of cash, stock, annuities, and life insurance are welcome. 

 
Donor recognition


Donors are recognized with:

  • A mention in The Limited Edition newsletter
  • Your name on the Donor Wall or Donor Kiosk - Our Donor Wall recognizes donors who contribute $5,000 or more in cumulative gifts, including annual donations, memorial or honor, special, campaign, or planned gifts.
  • A thank you letter that doubles as a tax receipt

To learn more about giving options, contact the Bismarck Library Foundation office at
701-355-1494 or libraryfoundation@bismarcklibrary.org.