Rochester, NY

Rochester's Community Wishbook


Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library

115 South Ave.
Rochester, NY 14604
Phone: 585-428-8351
Contact: Christine Weidman

The mission of the Friends & Foundation of the Rochester Public Library is to conduct essential fundraising and provide valued programs to enhance and promote the Rochester Public Library.

The Friends and Foundation conducts an annual campaign, applies for grants that would help the library, solicits major corporate gifts, and manages used book sales as well as The Library Store, which sells used books, magazines, music CDs, books on CD, and DVDs, as well as new books, stationery, and gift items for kids and adults. Visit our website for more details.


Wish List:
  • used books in good condition. (See our website,, for guidelines.)
  • magazines, printed within the last calendar year
  • music CDs, books on DVDs
  • board games, puzzles, educational children’s games (no used toys or stuffed animals please)

Volunteers Needed:
Friends and Foundation of the Rochester Public Library is not currently seeking new volunteers. Please check back soon for updates.)

Information reviewed by agency 8/2/18. (Wish List updated.)

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