Support & Recognition Options

Library at night

Give Online


Give securely online with your credit card or PayPal.

Gifts in Honor or in Memory


Honor or remember a special person or a significant occasion.

Permanent Recognition: Named Shelf & Donor Wall


Generous gifts can sponsor a shelf or be recognized on our glass donor wall.

Give While You Shop


Amazon, Schnucks, and other major retailers will give a percentage of your purchases to the library.  Just register for their free giving programs.

Automatic Giving


Your gift is deducted monthly from your bank account or credit card.

Illinois Marathon Charity Running Partnership


Marathon participants can raise funds for the library.

Give Now

Click the donate button to use our secure online form. Give with a credit card or PayPal. Choose “recurring” to give monthly. Thank you!

You can also complete and return our print-friendly giving form.

Be a Star Donor

Be a Star Donor with a significant gift of $250, $500, or $1,000.

Special Recognition Options

Named Shelf
Donor Wall
Gifts in Honor
The Burnham Society

Rick Riordan and young fan at Champaign Public Library

Private support makes possible:

Author visits and other programs for all ages

Children's murals by renowned artist Peter Sís

Civility initiative

Reading program for Garden Hills & Robeson Elementary Schools

More Information

For more details, contact Donna Pittman, development director, at 217/403–2050 or