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You make it happen.

Did you know that 50% of our annual budget comes from charitable contributions? Through your generous support, MCBA is able to serve over 70,000 unabashedly bookish patrons each year.

Giving feels great.

We know the feeling. When you invest in something you’re passionate about, it’s easy to feel good. Your support sparks a lifelong love of books and the arts in our community.

Your gift gives back.

We hope you will explore all that the book arts have to offer at MCBA. Donors are are invited to participate in a variety of unique opportunities for recognition, engagement and creative exploration. In addition to discounts and benefits to deepen your engagement with the artform, donors in our Giving Circles become eligible for exclusive opportunities and thank-you gifts.

Online donations are processed via PayPal. You do not need a PayPal account to give online; you may donate by credit card without creating an account.

Your contribution to MCBA is tax deductible to the full extent of the law. For further details on charitable giving and additional ways to donate to MCBA, contact Amanda Kaler, Membership and Giving Manager, at 612-215-2531 or