The Friends of the West Hollywood Library depends on its volunteers. Consider volunteering with us! Contact us to inquire about these opportunities.

Bookstore volunteers

  • Work in the bookstore

  • Pack and ship items for sale

  • Sort and price donations

  • Work special sales and events

Leadership positions

  • Join the Board

  • Chair a Friends’ Committee

  • Attend West Hollywood City Council meetings, announce Friends events, help with publicity

Membership and outreach

  • Assist with correspondence

  • Work on membership drive and help with public relations, newsletter, bulletins, Facebook page

  • Assist with press releases

  • Upgrade membership lists, email addresses, mailing addresses, phone numbers, work on member data base


  • Gather minutes, by-laws, photographs, official documents, public relations pieces into FOL archive

Program committee

  • Host events, work with Vice President on program planning

  • Hospitality: welcome guests, assist with library programs, set up refreshments


  • Actively seek funding for the West Hollywood Library, collections, and programs

  • Assist with donor acknowledgments