Become our friend

Become our friend

Our Friends and Donors help us to collect, conserve and share the nation’s poetry.

Please support us as a Friend from £20 a year or give what you can as a Donor.

Choose to pay online by selecting 'Add to basket' or select 'Pay by direct debit' to print and complete a Direct Debit instruction returnable to us by freepost.

To pay by cheque please contact friends@scottishpoetrylibrary.org.uk and request a membership form by post. Cash payments are accepted at the Library in person.

Friend

from £20
£35.00

Benefits:

  • Poetry Reader delivered
  • Annual Review delivered
  • Attendance & voting rights at the AGM
  • Free postal borrowing (UK only)
  • Discounted entry to SPL events
  • 10% discount at SPL shop
£35.00

or pay by direct debit (discounted rate)

Companion

from £95
£100.00

Benefits as for Friend, plus:

  • Free set of National Poetry Day postcards delivered
  • Invitation to private view of summer exhibition
  • Free ‘get started’ session for Friends’ poetry reading/writing groups
£100.00

or pay by direct debit (discounted rate)

School Friend

from £45
£50.00

Benefits as for Friend, plus:

  • ‘Early bird’ National Poetry Day pack including teaching tips
  •  20% discount on a CPD session
  • Three exclusive poetry poster downloads per year with teaching tips
  • Two exclusive print newsletters
  • One copy of the latest Inspired?Get Writing! book
£50.00

or pay by direct debit (discounted rate)

Patron

from £500
£500.00

Benefits as for Companion, plus:

  • Support acknowledged on a National Poetry Day postcard, or a bookplate, or in Best Scottish Poems online, or as an event sponsor
£500.00

or pay by direct debit (discounted rate)

Pay by direct debit

We currently offer a £5
reduction if paying
by Direct Debit. Please download
the mandate form
or contact us
to request the form by post.

Support us with a donation

Read more about how your support can help us fulfill our mission to bring people and poems together.

Our Patrons

The Binks Trust
Dr David Summers Charitable Trust
The Edwin Morgan Trust
Professor Alexander McCall Smith           
Nora Senior