Friends of the Oakland Public School Libraries is a 501c3 nonprofit. EIN: 45-3190035. All donations are tax-deductible. You will receive a tax receipt by mail. To send a physical check, please see our address, below.
Join our FOPSL Book Club today! For a monthly donation of $10 or more, you’ll receive great benefits, including book recommendations for adults and children each month, a custom bookmark, discounted admission to FOPSL events, and previews of our silent auction items. To donate, click the link below and select “monthly.
Purchase books for OUSD Libraries through our Amazon Wishlist
OUSD Libraries do not receive money for books from the District. Our Library Book Donation Program has provided over 3,000 books to school libraries since October 2020. You can help us by purchasing these highly sought after titles from our wishlist today.
Thank you for supporting our work:
- providing book, technology, and programming grants to school libraries
- advocating to expand library services to more Oakland public school students
- Scholarships and stipends for library staff pursuing a Teacher Librarian credentials
- Skilled volunteers for school libraries
To send a physical check, please mail to: FOPSL c/o Elaine Wells, Treasurer 6101 Chelton Drive Oakland, CA 94611