The Congregational Library & Archives fosters a deeper understanding of the spiritual, intellectual, cultural, and civic dimensions of the 400+ year Congregational story in America and its ongoing relevance to contemporary society. Your gift directly supports the work of the library to collect, preserve, digitize, and make materials and programs freely available to faith communities, students, scholars, and the general public.

There are several easy ways for you to give to the ongoing work of the CLA.

Give online

The "Donate" button below will take you to the secure PayPal website.


Send a check

Please make the check payable to the "Congregational Library" and include your name, address, email and phone numbers. Send it to:

The Congregational Library and Archives
14 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108


Give to the 2022 Annual Fund

Please support the mission of the Congregational Library & Archives by making a gift to the 2022 Annual Fund Drive. Your support will ensure we can continue offering impactful experiences for church members, students, scholars, and history enthusiasts for the coming year.

Whether our staff is busy digitizing and archiving our collections, assisting with scholarship and research, or preparing new programs and exhibitions, there is so much inspiring work going on at the CLA these days – work that is made possible only through the continued support of people who share our vision, like you.

We recognize we live in challenging times, but with your strong, faithful support we can do much more than survive, we can thrive! Opportunity is knocking at our door for the transformed and transforming CLA to live more fully into its mission, further extend its reach, and touch even more lives. Please give generously.

To give by debit or credit card, please do so through our PayPal Account. To give by check, please write “Annual Fund” in the subject line and mail to Congregational Library & Archives, 14 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108.