The Great Give Back

The mission of The Great Give Back is to provide a day of opportunities for the patrons of the Public Libraries of New York State to participate in meaningful, service-oriented experiences.

The library will be participating in this state wide initiative by holding two collection drives.


Monday, September 13 to Saturday, October 16, 2021



Personal care items for the McGraw Community Food Pantry

Below are the items needed:

Soap or Body Wash                                                                        Deodorant

Shampoo and Conditioner                                            Combs and Brushes

Men’s and Women’s Razors                                                   Shaving Cream

Toothpaste                                                                                      Dental Floss

Mouthwash                                                                        Moisturizing Lotion

Sunscreen and Sun Glasses                      Clippers, Nail Files and Tweezers

Barrettes, Bobby Pins and Hair Ties                      Toilet Paper and Tissues

Sanitary Napkins and Tampons                                                        Cosmetics

Hand Sanitizer                                                                       Laundry Detergent





Coat Drive

Coats and Jackets in all sizes requested

Donations must be:

Gently Used

Ready to wear


Coats will be distributed October 19th and 21st along with hats and mittens made by our Knit & Crochet group during library hours.


All donations can be made during library hours