Ways That You Can Contribute/Participate With
The Friends of The Downey City Library
* all proceeds from these events will go directly to The Downey City Library *
You can contribute to the Friends of the Downey City Library through Patreon.
You can make a one time donation or set up monthly, recurring donations for any amount you'd like.
Your contribution will help equip the Maker Space, Computer Lab and Circulation Desks within our newly remodeled library.
With your help, our community will benefit from new opportunities afforded by a modernized library!
Ralph's Community Contribution Program
What an easy way to support The Downey City Library by just doing your regular grocery shopping! Start with a Ralph's Club Card, register, shop and earn...that's it!
You can select The Friends as your choice non-profit organization to benefit from your shopping at Ralph's. Call (800) 443-4438 to get started and ask to speak to the Contribution and Community Dept. You will need to have your Ralphs card handy and our organization number #Li697
For more info, please click on Details.
Come browse and shop for some of the best and highest quality book titles at the best prices. We're open Monday to Saturday during library hours (depending on volunteer power). Come on in and find that book, magazine, DVDs, greeting card, puzzle and/or Music CD you never knew you needed.
This is a bi-monthly family friendly event that can be shared with family and friends. Visit and dine with your family and friends and the hosting restaurant will make a generous donation to the Friends...FUN & SIMPLE!
Thank you to all who participated in our last fundraiser at Shakey's! Our next restaurant fundraiser will take place at the Lazy Dog in Downey. Click Details for link to downloadable flyer, the restaurant website or menu, and map .
Monthly Book Auction
Welcome to the friendly and exciting activity of book auctions and bidding against your friends and neighbors.
We invite you to come and view our Silent Auction items, which are on display for bidding during the entire month. We have a complete list of curated items for each monthly fundraiser that supports library programs and services for our community. Please click on Details for current information.