Contributions of services and products are essential to many SFCB activities and resources, including exhibitions, events, our print studio, bindery and library. Most donations are accepted for a tax write-off to the full value of the item and to help sustain our facility needs.
Please contact Jeff Thomas, Development Director, email@example.com if you are interested in donating items to SFCB to see if we can accept the items at this time. Thank you.
Our Donation Wish List: Items in italics below are at the "top" of our list.
Photopolymer Platemaker (with an exposure area of 11x17 or greater)
New monotype M & H Lead Type Foundry (We have a wishlist of type needed based on teacher recommendations)
New monotype from Bixler Type Foundry ((We have a wishlist of type needed based on teacher recommendations)
Wood Type - any sizes and incomplete sets accepted
30x36" drying rack
Funds to purchase or donation of A Vandercook SP15 or a Vandercook Universal One, or a Vandercook 4 ($15,000)
Funds for glass suface tops 1/4" thick and faceted that are 36" x 24"
Funds to purchase new pressing boards for the nipping presses
Funds to purchase task lighting for advanced bindery workshops
Wooden finishing presses 20 inches or smaller in good working order
Wooden standing or lying presses in good working order
Marble paring stones 8x10 inches or larger
Decorative Brass Finishing tools and wheels in good condition
Teflon bone folders
General funds to purchase bindery equipment for the 2013 move and upgrade ($2500)
Funds to purchase Adobe CS5.5 or 6 suite for 3 computers
Macbook Pro laptop computer
Mac Mini - 2011 or newer
Funds for SFCB storage buildout and archives shelving ($3,500)
General funds for office equipment and technology upgrades ($6,000)