The library is a registered, private non-profit organization that is staffed by volunteers. We rely on your support for all our operating costs. It's easy to give, online or in person.

Learn more about volunteering in the library



USA tax deductible donations via CauseMatch 

Please note: The donation form only shows an option for US Dollars, but in fact your donation will be processed correctly from any currency, including shekels.

UK tax deductible contributions via  

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By Cheque:

Make cheque out to Safed English Library

and mail to us at:

PO Box 54

Jerusalem Street 38

Tzfat 1320642



By Bank Transfer:  

Bank: Mizrachi Tefahot 20

Branch: Tzfat 562


Account: #141238

Account name:


We are always happy to receive donations of cash or cheque in person in the library.

Donor Plaques

You can commemorate a loved one or a special occasion on our Benefactors' Board in the library. A gold plaque with the honoree's name will be displayed on the Benefactors' Board for donations of at least $1000 or the equivalent in Israeli shekels. A silver plaque with the honoree's name will be displayed for donations of at least $250 or the equivalent in Israeli shekels. 

For smaller donations, a personal note will be sent to the person being honored. 

Other ways to support the library

Buy books: We have hundreds of books for sale at 5 shekels per book, or three for 10.

The Geiger Library is a registered non-profit organization in Israel.

The library is guided by a volunteer governance board consisting of a chairperson, treasurer, secretary, and oversight committees. 

Membership in the non-profit organization is open to anyone who donates at least 360 nis per year (< 1 nis per day!) and/or volunteers at least 36 hours per year (3 hours per month).

Members are invited to the Annual General Meeting and can vote in library elections.


There is no fee for checking out books.