Your privacy is important to us…

The Fort Worth Public Library Foundation is committed to safeguarding your information and honoring your privacy. We do not collect any personally identifying information unless you provide it to us voluntarily. We do not rent, sell, or trade your personal information to any outside company or organization.

The Foundation collects the following personal information when a donation is made: 

donor name, acknowledgement name, amount donated, address, telephone number, and email address. Donor information is used for the following internal purposes:

  • Distribute receipts for donations
  • Thank donors for their contribution
  • Inform donors about current and upcoming Foundation and Library activities, including additional support opportunities
  • Track and analyze donor data
  • Comply with current rules and regulations governing 501(c)(3) financial reporting
  • Comply with any reporting requirements related to specific grants or contributions
  • Comply with local, state, and federal guidelines

The Foundation does not sell or lease donor information, and donors are given the opportunity to unsubscribe from emails at the bottom of each message. All fundraising activities and donor benefits are in full compliance with the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ Donor Bill of Rights. You may request a copy of the Donor Bill of Rights by contacting


If you give us permission to contact you, your name and contact information will be used for the sole purpose of sending you relevant information about the work of the Foundation and Fort Worth Library, You may choose to unsubscribe at any time via the safe-unsubscribe option through our email service or by sending an email to regarding print communications.

Donating Online

If you make an online donation, your name, mailing address, telephone number, email address, and credit card information will be collected to process your transaction. We use industry-standard security protocols to protect your personal and financial information and are subject to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. 

If you prefer, you may donate by calling our office at 817-871-8022.

Or send a check to:
Fort Worth Public Library Foundation
500 W. 3rd St.
Fort Worth, TX 76102


If you have any questions about this privacy statement, your information, or this website, you can contact us at 817-817-8022.