Folio is a nonprofit member supported organization.
We serve the Seattle Community & Cultural Sector in the following ways:
A lovingly curated growing collection of books from Northwest collectors
Programs to inform the public (author readings, book discussions, music, civic forums)
Affordable workspaces for writers and workers; quiet spaces for reading and reflection
Collaborations with cultural and community groups to foster the life of the mind
Beautiful rooms to rent for literary, civic and community events and fundraisers
Thousands of free books donated back to the community
Your tax-deductible donations make The Seattle Athenaeum flourish.
Don't forget to ask your employer about matching donations, to double your support.
Tax ID: #47-2486862
Make A One Time Donation
Please note that you can adjust the quantity on any of the amounts below to set a different amount. Example: For a $15 donation, please select
$1 and set "Qty" to 15, or choose $5 and set "Qty" to 3.
Make A Monthly Recurring Donation
Donate By Check
Folio: The Seattle Athenaeum
93 Pike Street #307
Seattle, WA 98101
Make a gift of appreciated stock and receive tax benefits while supporting The Seattle Athenaeum.
Please contact Executive Director Caroline Cumming at firstname.lastname@example.org, before making the donation.
Brokerage: KMS Financial Services
Broker: Michael Macaulay
Tax ID: #47-2486862
Planned gifts including bequests, life insurance and retirement plans provide for our future growth and stability. By remembering The Seattle Athenaeum in your estate plan, you ensure that we will continue to thrive and serve future generations. Contact Executive Director Caroline Cumming at 206-402-4162 or email@example.com with your questions and bequest intentions.
Qualified Charitable Distributions (QCDs) from IRAs: If you have an Individual Retirement Account and are over 70 ½ years of age, you may avoid paying taxes on your annual minimum required distribution (up to a limit $100,000) by making a gift directly from your IRA to a qualified charity such as The Seattle Athenaeum. Please speak with your tax or financial advisor for professional direction, and let us know if you are planning to make such a gift so that we can contact you when the funds have arrived.