Friends Membership


There has never been a more important time to support the Friends of the Fruitville Public Library. Library services play a vital role in the community as a welcome center for lifelong learning by providing access to information, resources, education, entertainment and culture for all, from toddlers to senior citizens. You can be part of a great community effort by lending your support to the Library and to the Friends of the Fruitville Public Library.

All contributions are tax deductible as the Friends are a 501 (c) (3) charitable organization.

  • Individual $15
  • Family $25
  • Sustaining $50
  • Diamond $100.
  • Benefactor $250.00
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If you share our belief that strong public libraries are essential to making Sarasota an even better place to live. Become a Member Today.

Memberships help support the ongoing programming and material needs of the Fruitville Public Library. With your support this year, the Friends will help our Library:

  • Purchase new books, materials and technology for the Library.
  • Support essential programs that serve the unique needs of toddlers, teens, families and the community.
  • Support the Library with equipment, furniture, and miscellaneous purchases.

As a member you will receive a thank you gift and a copy of our quarterly newsletter, which keeps you informed of various activities and events at the Library. You will also be able to purchase books at a discount the First Friday of each month in the Friends’ Bookstore.

If you prefer, membership forms are available in the Friends’ Bookstore and in the Library. Any information provided will only be used by the Friends.

There are several easy ways to give to the Friends of the Fruitville Library:

By mail: Please download and print the donation form and return it with your check to:

Friends of the Fruitville Public Library
100 Coburn Rd.
Sarasota, FL 34240
Please make checks payable to “Friends of the Fruitville Public Library.”

By credit card, through our secure PayPal online donation site: Donate