Donating to Friends

Thank you for your interest in supporting the Madison County Library by donating to Friends.  Library staff at the circulation desk in Marshall will be happy to accept your donation during normal library hours.  Or you can send a check, made payable to Friends of Madison County Library, to:

Friends of Madison County Library

1335 N. Main St.

Marshall, NC  28753

If you prefer, you can donate online any time using PayPal... even if you don't have a PayPal account.  Just click on the Donate button below.

Please note that the order form has a place for you to write a message to Friends about your donation.  If your intention is to make a donation as a gift in someone else's name, please use this message area to tell us in who's name the donation should be recognized, including their first and last name, address, phone number and e-mail address.

If you're new to PayPal, you might wish to review the Frequently Asked Questions About PayPal list below.



Frequently Asked Questions About PayPal

Do I need to have a PayPal account?

No.  Payments may be made with an existing PayPal account if you have one.  Or payments may be made through PayPal, using your debit or credit card, even if you don't have a PayPal account.

Is my payment information secure?

PayPal has been offering secure payment processing for millions of businesses and individuals since 1998.  Click here for more information about PayPal

What information do you collect?

When you make a payment through PayPalyou will be asked for your name, address, phone number and e-mail address.  You also will have an opportunity to include a message to Friends.

PayPal uses the information you enter only for the purpose of accepting and processing your payment.  PayPal passes along your name, address, phone number, e-mail address and any message you type to Friends for membership purposes.

Friends does NOT receive or have access to ANY information about your credit/debit card.

Will I be charged a fee for using PayPal?

No.  The only PayPal charge to your debit/credit card for a normal transaction will be the amount you enter for your donation.  Of course, any bank charges you normally incur when using your card, including interest on unpaid balances, will still be applicable and charged by your bank.  Fees also may be charged for rejected transactions.

How do I correct a mistake or cancel a payment?

If you have not completed the payment transaction by clicking the payment button in PayPal, you can click the link that says "Cancel and return to Friends of Madison County Library" at the bottom of the PayPal screen.  The transaction will be cancelled and you will return to the Friends website.

If you completed a payment transaction in error (wrong name, address, donation amount, etc.) or wish to cancel your payment for some other reason, contact Friends immediately by e-mailing us at