The Goodnow Library Foundation funds capital expenditures for the Goodnow Library in Sudbury, MA. It is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Donations to the foundation are fully tax deductible to the extent provided by law.

The foundation does not share donor information.


You can support capital improvements in our focus areas of children’s services, community, technology and history, or add to our endowment for the library’s future needs. The foundation gratefully accepts check or credit card donations. The Goodnow Library Foundation uses PayPal, a secure online web portal, to process credit card transactions. Gifts may also be made via electronic funds transfer. Donors can call the foundation’s telephone number—978-639-3224—for information.

Gifts of Securities

The Goodnow Library Foundation is delighted to accept the transfer of appreciated securities directly from you or from your broker. With tax advantages for the donor, many individuals have provided gifts to the foundation through a gift of appreciated securities.


You can provide for a future gift to the foundation now by including a bequest provision in your will or revocable trust.

Corporate Matching Donations

Does your company have a matching gifts program? Ask them to add the Goodnow Library Foundation Inc. to their list.

Questions or comments? Please contact Samantha Greenfield at 978-639-3224, or email [email protected]