Join Us

BALT Welcomes Your Support!

The British Architectural Library Trust relies on the generosity of its supporters to achieve its aims. We invite you to join our program at one of following levels:

Program Level

Annual ContributionTax Deductible Amount
Founder$10,000$8,500Donate
Benefactor$5,000$4,000Donate
Patron$2,500$1,750Donate
Friend$250$250Donate
OtherAt your discretionVariesDonate

We are pleased to offer the following benefits in appreciation for your support:

FounderOpportunity to host an event with a keynote speaker from RIBA.

Double invitation to the RIBA Royal Gold Medal dinner in London.

Opportunity to meet with key members of the BALT/RIBA team to discuss your own special areas of architectural interest.

Bookplates permanently recording your support in a total of ten new books added to the collections during the year.

Benefits of Benefactor (see below).
BenefactorDouble invitation to the RIBA Stirling Prize in London.

Bookplates permanently recording your support in five new books added to the collections during the year.

Benefits of Patron (see below).
PatronDouble invitation to the annual BALTrust party in New York.

Double invitation to one further event in the US.

Double invitation to the RIBA Patrons Summer Party in London.

Benefits of Friend (see below).
FriendPersonal invitation to view the RIBA collections in London.

Regular updates on BALT and RIBA news.
OtherRegular updates on BALT and RIBA news.

BALT welcomes direct gifts, grants from foundations and corporate sponsorship.

BALT is also pleased to accept gifts of publicly traded appreciated securities.  If you own stocks, bonds or mutual funds that have appreciated in value and have owned them for at least one year, you have an opportunity to realize tax savings by making an outright gift of stock.

Please contact us to explore these options further. Gifts to the British Architectural Library Trust are deductible for tax purposes to the extent permitted by law.