Donate Funds

The Manheim Township Public Library Foundation is a non-profit organization under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).  Your donation may be tax deductible.

Why Give

  • Build the library collection into the most diverse and comprehensive collection available for Manheim Township.
  • Invest in technology to provide the latest research, communication, and computing tools.
  • Enhance our facilities to offer a welcoming atmosphere for leisure, learning, and community building.
  • Provide excellent customer service with a staff that is knowledgeable, flexible and responsive to patron needs.

What to Give

  • Employer matching gifts program; ask your personnel office for details.
  • Funds through cash, check or credit/debit card.
  • Stock, bonds, or real estate.
  • Stretch your donation to the library by giving during the LCCF’s ExtraOrdinary Give fundraiser in November.

Where to Give

  • Operating fund
    Contributing to MTPL’s operating fund helps cover present expenses. If you want to help improve the library’s financial standing now rather than for the future, the operating fund is an excellent choice.
  • Corporate Sponsorship
    Fiscal donations, sponsorship, and underwriting are all gladly accepted. Please contact the Library’s Executive Director to learn about the many ways corporations, small businesses, and other agencies can give to the library.

How to Give

  • Checks should be made payable to The MTPL Foundation.
  • Visit the library and give your gift to library staff in person.
  • Mail your donation to: Manheim Township Public Library, 595 Granite Run Dr., Lancaster, PA 17601
  •  Use the Paypal button below to donate to the library online.


Other Fundraising Opportunities

Amazon Smile logo
Select Manheim Township Public Library Foundation as your Amazon Smile recipient. Any time you make a purchase on Amazon Smile, after selecting the Manheim Township Public Library Foundation as your beneficiary, Amazon donates .5% of your eligible purchases directly to the library. There is no cost to the library and no cost to you!
To set up your Amazon Smile designation:

  • Go to the MTPL Foundation’s Amazon Smile Page
  • Click on Start Shopping
  • Log into your account (if you are not already logged in) and you should see at the top of the page that you are supporting Manheim Township Public Library Foundation.


For more information about giving, contact or call (717) 560-6441.