About Us

Who We Are

The Friends of the Dobbs Ferry  Library is a non-profit organization comprised of community residents like you who share a commitment to promoting and preserving a strong local library.  


Our members and donors provide support of the library through our advocacy and awareness work, as well as our volunteer and fundraising programs.   We sponsor many of the library's popular programs as well as manage an endowment fund that supplements the library's long-term funding needs.

Our Mission

  • Informing  and engaging the community as to our library's resources, services and needs.
  • Sponsoring and engaging volunteer services for the library
  • Supporting  staff enrichment 
  • Sponsoring cultural programs and exhibits
  • Purchasing items for the library above and beyond the library's ordinary budget
  • Encouraging sustaining gifts to the library

Friends of the Friends

Do you have a passion for the role of a local public library in Dobbs Ferry?   The Dobbs Ferry Library needs YOU!     The Friends we have want to keep up with our support but we need help from other Friends.   

Get involved.  Lend a hand.   Spread the word because....

LIBRARIES TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES!