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Patron | $2,500 – $24,999
Fountain Circle | $25,000+

The Boston Public Library Fund’s Patrons of the Courtyard is an annual leadership-giving program comprised of generous individuals who are committed to ensuring that the Library remains viable, engaging, accessible, and free to all.

In addition to the satisfaction of supporting a cultural and educational treasure, as a Patron of the Courtyard member you’ll benefit from access to a range of distinctive Library experiences, events, and programs throughout the year.

To learn more about Patrons of the Courtyard and how you can support the Boston Public Library Fund, please contact Lisa Kernan at


To make your gift through a Donor Advised Fund, please click here for more information or to use our DAF Direct widget. You can also make your Patrons of the Courtyard donation by sending a check made out to the Boston Public Library Fund to:

Boston Public Library Fund
Attn. Lisa Kernan
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

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