Make A Gift

The North Lake County Library Foundation has been established as a Montana nonprofit corporation and has been designated a 501 (c)(3) by the IRS. Managed by the Board of Directors, the Foundation is wholly independent of the Library and its Board. Your gift is tax-deductible as allowed by U.S. Law.

Please help us sustain North Lake County Public Library’s vital work and make a donation today.

Types of Donations


The North Lake County Library Foundation welcomes your gift of cash, securities, or other valuable personal property.

Memorial Donations: Families may wish to make memorial donations in honor of their departed. Receipt of these donations may be acknowledged as donors specify.

Bequests: You may wish to provide for the Foundation in your will or trust. You may designate it as:

  • Recipient of a specific sum or property.
  • Sole beneficiary of the will.
  • Partial beneficiary, to receive all or a part of the residuary estate.
  • Contingent beneficiary, to receive all or a part of the estate under conditions specified by you.

Life Insurance: If you own a life insurance policy, you may wish to name the Foundation as beneficiary.

Specific Gifts: You may direct that your donation be used for a particular Library program. You may also designate other specific uses, such as areas of the Library’s collection, types of Library materials, or specific services.

If you decide to direct a specific use for your gift, you may find it helpful to confer in advance with Foundation, Library officials or Legal counsel.

Unrestricted Gifts: These allow the Foundation maximum flexibility in the use of donations.