Chester County Library Trust

Chester County Library Trust

The Chester County Library Trust, a 501(c)3 organization, was established to aid, assist and promote the development of the Chester County Library (CCL), its Henrietta Hankin Branch and the services CCL provides as the District Center Library. The Chester County Library Trust helps bridge the ever-widening gap between traditional funding sources and community needs. See below how you can help today!

M&T Bank, and The Pearl Foundation have both contributed to the purchase of eMaterials along with The Chester County Library Trust.

We also received general contributions (in the form of matching gifts) from:

Johnson & Johnson, Bristol Myers Squibb, Exelon, Vanguard & PJM Interconnection

Ways to Give

Make a Donation

Click the button below to contribute with a credit card or mail a check, made payable to The Chester County Library Trust, to 450 Exton Parkway, Exton, PA 19341.

Make a Donation

Employee Giving and Matching Programs
Employee giving and matching contribution programs are easy ways to direct donations to the Chester County Library Trust. Simply ask your company’s personnel department if they participate in such a program or are willing to start one.

Memorial/Honor Giving
Your donation on behalf of a loved one, friend, or family member, can be made for any event or occasion--birthday, anniversary, holiday, or memorial. If you wish, we will send an acknowledgement to the recipient so that they know you have made a contribution in their name. We do not disclose the amount of the gift unless you ask us to do so.

Planned Giving
Including the Chester County Library Trust in your estate plans or Will ensures the Chester County Library will always be a valuable resource to your community. When you plan a gift to the Chester County Library Trust in your long-term estate or financial plans, you will help us ensure that we'll be here to carry out our mission for many years to come.  Talk with your attorney or financial advisor today to make those arrangements.

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Contact Nicole Richards, CCLS Development Director at or 610-344-4058.

Chester County Library Trust is a 501(c)(3) non- profit.
The official registration statement and financial information of the Trust may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free, within Pennsylvania, 1(800)732-0999.
Registration does not imply endorsement.