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A gift to the library is a gift to all of the citizens of Marblehead. 

Thank you for considering the following ways to donate to the Abbot Public Library Foundation (APLF). Your financial support ensures that the Abbot Public Library continues to thrive in its role as the heart of the Marblehead community.

The Abbot Public Library Foundation is a non-profit 501-c3 corporation.


Contact us at 781-631-1481 x 1234
or email us.

Cash Gifts

Transfer funds electronically, via check or now online. Contact us for wiring instructions at 781-631-1481 ext. 1234 or email us.

Stock Gifts

Gifts of publicly traded securities and insurance are also welcome. To donate securities, please contact us at 781-631-1481 ext. 1234 or email us.

Memorial or Tribute Gift

Make a Memorial Gift** to the Foundation to remember and honor a loved one.

Tribute Gift**
Make a Tribute Gift to celebrate a birthday, a graduate or commemorate an anniversary.

**Gifts made in memory or tribute will be recognized in the Foundation’s Annual Report.

Donor Advised Funds

Donor Advised Funds allow donors to make a charitable contribution, receive an immediate tax deduction, and then recommend grants from the fund over time. You can direct a gift to Abbot Public Library Fund Inc directly from your donor advised fund.

Corporate and Foundation Grants

Grants from Corporations and Foundations are an important source of funding for the Library.

If you are associated with a Corporation or Foundation interested in giving to the Library, please contact us.

Bequests and Other Planned Gifts

Leave a bequest in a personal will OR include the Abbot Public Foundation in the estate planning to make a lasting contribution to the Abbot Public Library while taking advantage of
federal and state tax laws.

Amazon Smile

Support the Abbot Public Library by going to, selecting Abbot Public Library Fund Inc as the entity you want to support. Once that is done, every time you purchase through Amazon Smile, the library benefits.