Your support enables the Ashley Bryan Center to share the legacy of 94-year old artist, writer, poet, humanitarian and teacher, Ashley Bryan. Your generosity will help us preserve Ashley’s lifelong body of work. It will also help create and support programs that promote education and appreciation of the arts, poetry, literature and music in schools, libraries and museums.

Choose from the options below, or call us at (413) 687-2762 or write to us at for more information about specific projects and programs. If you prefer, you can send paper mail to P.O. Box 263, Islesford, Maine 04646.

Commemorative Gifts

Make a gift of a donation to the Ashley Bryan Center in honor or in memory of someone special, or to commemorate a significant occasion.

Spread the Word

Share pages from this site; email us at to be put on our mailing list; “Like Us” on Facebook; purchase and give Ashley’s books as gifts to friends and libraries; tell people about our First Book program—providing copies of Ashley’s books to children who might not otherwise be able to own books.

Corporate Support

Corporate contributions will help expand our fundraising efforts and accelerate our progress. To learn more about corporate giving opportunities call (413) 687-2762 or write to us at or P.O. Box 263, Islesford, Maine 04646.

Contribute to the Collection

The Ashley Bryan Center is in the process of identifying and cataloging objects and works by Ashley Bryan—both contained in our own archive and in existence elsewhere.

The Center would appreciate help in locating items pertaining to Ashley Bryan’s life and work, including but not limited to paintings, drawings, illustrations, posters, prints, letters, poems and manuscripts. We would like to have digital images of these objects and contact information for the owners, so that we can learn more to further our mission.

Please call (413) 687-2762 or write to us at or P.O. Box 263, Islesford, Maine 04646, if you have information about any items you think may be of interest.

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