Ways to Give

Thank you for considering a gift to the Huntsville-Madison County Library Foundation (HMCLF). The HMCLF is recognized by the IRS as a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your gifts are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.  There are several ways you may give to support the Library Foundation. If you have questions or would like to discuss your giving, please contact the Director of Development of (256) 970-6301.

Give Online or By Phone

  • You may make a one-time gift here.
  • Give by phone by calling the HMCLF at (256) 970-6301.


  • You may always mail your donations via regular mail.
  • Please make checks payable to Huntsville-Madison County Library Foundation.
  • Mail to:

Huntsville-Madison County Library Foundation
PO Box 443
Huntsville, AL 35804

Monthly Giving – Library Sustainers

Making a monthly donation as a Library Sustainer is easy and convenient for you and helps build long-term stability for the HMCLF. By choosing to establish a monthly gift, your donation is processed more efficiently, reducing administrative costs and increasing the impact of your gift. Once your monthly donation is set, you can always increase, pause, or edit your donation at any time. To become a Library Sustainer, click here and select Monthly from the Donation Frequency dropdown menu.

Planned Giving

Planned Giving allows you to support the Library Foundation beyond your lifetime, leaving a legacy of support for the Library. Your bequest or planned gift helps to build a solid financial foundation for future generations of library users. It can be as simple as designating the Foundation as the beneficiary of your life insurance policy or naming it in your will. If you have already made a planned gift to HMCLF, thank you! Please consider informing us of the gift so that we may plan for the future of the Library.

Gifts of Stock

To make gifts of stock, please contact the HMCLF at (256) 970-6301 to obtain current stock transfer instructions.

Donor Advised Funds

If you have an established Donor Advised Fund and wish to make a grant to the HMCLF from your fund, simply supply our organization’s name as the beneficiary of your gift along with our tax identification number: 63-0927523.

Individual Retirement Account

You may make a Qualified Charitable Distribution directly from your IRA directly to the HMCLF. Simply provide our tax id number (63-0927523) to your IRA provider and request they make the distribution to the Huntsville-Madison County Library Foundation.