Your Donation Will Make a Difference!

Please consider a tax deductible donation to ensure The Claverack Free Library is able to meet the demands of what libraries offer in the 21st century, as well as the specific needs of our community. Donations can be made to support our New Library Capital Campaign Fund or towards our ongoing Annual Operations. Donations can be made either by check or securely online through PayPal.





Another vehicle that can be used to support the library is using AmazonSmile when purchasing from Amazon. The Claverack Free Library is registered with Amazon to participate in this program.  Shopping at AmazonSmile is no different from shopping at Amazon, with the sole exception being financial support for the library. Use the link below to shop through AmazonSmile and designate the Claverack Free Library as your choice to receive donations from Amazon. Please consider the Claverack Free Library in all future purchases from Amazon.

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NEW BUILDING FUND: We would like to thank all the great supporters who have donated to the Claverack Library’s New Building Fund. Your contributions have had a major impact. However, we still need your help. Your contribution, large or small, to the New Building Fund is important to completing the new library building. No contribution is too small. Every contribution sends a signal to potential foundations and agencies that people believe in the impact of the Claverack Free Library — our community supports us. You can give in many ways. Writing a check is always appreciated. We also have Named Giving Opportunities. Or we can setup a Pledge Schedule. We can also assist with your gift of appreciated securities, which can yield tax savings.

We also have a wish list on Amazon for some necessary items. Please visit Amazon Wish List for the full list.  

Please contact us for more information.

Mailing Address: PO Box 417, Claverack, NY 12513
Phone: 518-851-7120



APPRECIATED SECURITIES: Stocks, bonds, or mutual fund shares that have appreciated in value (and have been owned for more than one year) can be donated to the Claverack Free Library. You may then take a tax deduction for the full market value of the investment and avoid paying taxes on the appreciated value.

Please speak to your broker or financial advisor for information specific to your situation. Instruct your broker to contact James Armstrong at Hudson Financial LLC — (518) 828-6123 to complete this transaction.

Notification of Gift Form

Stock Power Form