Founded in the 1970s, the Chestnut Hill Library Friends is dedicated to promoting the needs and values of our library. The Friends raises funds to support the library.
Our mission is to support the Chestnut Hill Library branch and to promote literacy, encourage lifelong learning, and inspire curiosity.
Our activities have included book sales, a speaker series, author events, kids storytimes, and much more. In 2021, The Friends opened Hilltop Books. Proceeds from Hilltop Books are channeled to the Chestnut Hill Library branch.
The Chestnut Hill Library Friends has grown into an organization of more than a hundred households. Members contribute thousands of hours to support the Library through fundraising events, garden maintenance, shelving books, assisting librarians, running Hilltop Books, and planning events to build Library use and awareness.
Money raised by the Friends has enabled the Friends to:
The Friends of the Chestnut Hill Library is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity – your donation is tax deductible.
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