Durham Colored Library, Inc. (DCL), a non-profit organization based in Durham, N.C., manages two projects—the Merrick/Washington Magazine for the Blind and the Aaron McDuffie Moore biography project. DCL’s tax ID is 56-6001420.

To help us lift up the stories of African Americans, both past and present, and continue to plan for the future, please consider making a generous tax-deductible donation.

Designate how you would like us to use your donation:
Merrick Washington Magazine
Aaron M. Moore Biography
Durham Colored Library Annual Fund

If you would like to send a check, please make it payable to Durham Colored Library, Inc. Indicate in the memo line if you would like to contribute to a specific project or to the organization’s Annual Fund. All checks should be mailed to:

Durham Colored Library, Inc.
PO Box 2736
Durham, N.C. 27715-2736



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And, if you would like to volunteer for the organization, we’d be happy to receive that type of support, as well! Just send us an email: