No. Poets House is a private, not-for-profit organization not affiliated with the library system. However, we do consider ourselves partners with the NYPL and public libraries across the nation. We do many collaborative initiatives and projects with them, most notably Poetry In The Branches.
Tax-deductible portion: $950
The benefits of a Sponsor Membership plus: acknowledgement in all our publications and a signed copy of The Wild Braid: A Poet Reflects on a Century in the Garden, by Poets House co-founder and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Stanley Kunitz.