How You Can Help

Wishlist – To help the Friends of the Gilroy Library operate more efficiently and effectively on behalf of Gilroy Library programs.

Things we need– could be new or used, if functioning

iPad – Will enable us to take credit card sales everyday. THANK YOU!  WE HAVE BEEN GIVEN AN IPAD!!!

Cash Register – Will replace cash box, permit issuing receipts, allow calculations and locking storage.

Book carts – Will be used to display books for purchase and to transport of boxes of books, must be sturdy and easily moved.

People we need

Members – we always look for new members to participate.

Bookstore staff– Open the bookstore, shelve donations, make book sales, straighten shelves.  Goal:  to have bookstore open all hours when library is open.  Training will be provided.

Please use “contact us” for further information on the wishlist!  Thank You!

Other ways to help:

– Join the Board – all board positions up for election, September 2024 – Attend the General Meeting at 7 PM to get an update on Friends’ activities and potential library changes.

– Do you shop on Amazon?  If so, at no cost to you, you can benefit Friends of Gilroy Library!  Just logon to your account through and designate Friends of the Gilroy Library as beneficiary of your purchase.  Your consideration is appreciated!

Feel free to contact us via email for any of the above.

– Participate in your company’s matching gift program, with Friends of the Gilroy Library as beneficiary