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You may distribute your donation to one or more of the following areas. Please enter your amount(s) below:


NYLA's Fund for the Future

The purpose of this fund is to provide NYLA with long-term financial stability and ensure NYLA's future ability to serve its members. Interest from the endowment would be used to provide another revenue stream for the Association to carry out its mission.

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Intellectual Freedom Fund

The purpose of this fund is to advance the cause of intellectual freedom and help NYLA members in their efforts to defend the rights of intellectual freedom.

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Advocacy Fund

The purpose of this fund is to help underwrite the costs of NYLA's advocacy efforts at both the state and local levels. Funds would be used to promote libraries and their need for more public funding at the state and local level.

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Disaster Relief Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide funding to libraries in New York damaged or destroyed by natural or manmade disasters like flooding, hurricanes, fire, etc.
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Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide a scholarship to one student at each of the seven library and information science schools in New York State.
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Legal Defense Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide assistance to libraries on legal matters that have statewide implications for the library community.
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Empire State Center for the Book Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide income support for the projects and activities of the Empire State Center for the Book.
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SSL - Carol A. Kearney Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to recognize an SSL member who wants to gain leadership skills and professional growth through continuing education in the collegial and informal atmosphere of the Leadership Institute.
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SSL - Laura Wedge Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide support to an annual award which recognizes a veteran School Librarian who seeks professional benefits through the continuing education opportunities and collegiality provided by attending a SSL Conference in its entirety.
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YSS - Ann Gibson Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to provide an annual award to honor the memory of Ann Gibson, a dynamic, dedicated librarian, storyteller and teacher, in recognition of her many contributions to the field of youth services librarianship.
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SCLA - Scholarship Fund

The purpose of this fund is to offer an academic scholarship to assist an outstanding library school student in subsidizing the cost of their library school education, and to promote the profession by supporting an excellent student pursuing a Library or Information Science Master's Degree in Suffolk County.
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