Personal Property and Real Estate
If you would like to donate personal property to Shimer College, please contact the Development Office at 312.235.3539. Some gifts require appraisal or advance approval in order to be accepted. Examples of property donated to Shimer include tickets to athletic events, laboratory equipment, art work, machinery, computer equipment, and software.
All gifts of real estate require prior approval by the College. A gift of real estate may be a principal residence or vacation residence, a farm, a commercial building, a subdivision lot, or unimproved land. The gift may be the entire property or a fractional interest in the property. We can walk you through the approval process.