Gifts to the Library

The Library provides opportunities to private citizens and businesses to make contributions in support of library programs, materials, and services. Donations are tax deductible.
To find out more, please email the library at:

Gifts may be made on several levels and may be designated in honor or memory of loved ones.
Feel free to read the Gifts to the Library Policy for more information.

Capital Campaign

Benefits of Giving to the Capital Campaign

  • Public recognition for your support via a dedication ceremony
  • Help those in need of library services
  • Be a part of an exclusive group of community members who give back
  • Please check the Capital Campaign brochure for more details.

Gifts for Materials

Monetary donations will be used to purchase books for the library collections. The amount of the gift is $50 per book.
Download a PDF of the form.

Garden Stone Fundraiser

Orland Park Public Library offers patrons the ability to purchase a garden stone for the library’s new nature center, The Backyard, as part of the library’s capital campaign fundraiser. The capital campaign is a category in the library’s budget that pays for library building improvements. Stones are approximately 11.5 inches at their longest point.

Please return the garden stone order form with a check for $150 to the library’s front desk.
Call (708) 428-5208 for questions.

Engraved Pavers

Pavers with a name and inscription are installed in the plaza at the library’s front entrance. Pavers may be purchased in two sizes: 4″ x 8″ for $150 and 8″ x 8″ for $225.

End Panel Plaques

Engraved plaques with a name inscription are installed on end panels in the Adult and Youth Services Reading Rooms. End panel plaques are $500.

Naming Opportunities

The Library has naming opportunities available for larger gifts.