Shimer College

Give to Shimer


Because of you, someone else can experience Shimer.

You can use your credit card to donate to Shimer safely and securely.

You can also mail your check or credit card contribution. Download and complete our Gift Intent Form and send it to:

Shimer College
Development Office
3424 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60616

For making a gift via wire transfer or for gifts of appreciated securities, please use the following information:

Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC

DTC # 0015

FBO Shimer College

Account 504-128108-224

Contact the Development Office to discuss other ways to give.

The Eileen Powers Buchanan Fund for Theatre at Shimer College: This fund will support all aspects the theatre program at Shimer including scholarships, internships, professional support, community partnerships, and equipment, props, and costumes. The fund honors the more than four decades of service of Theatre Director, Eileen Buchanan.

Recurring Payments: It only takes a few minutes to set up automatically renewed gifts. Renew your membership in the annual fund automatically or make affordable monthly gifts. Click here to set up your recurring gift.

Make a Multiple-Year Pledge: Make a long-term gift to Shimer.

Matching Gifts: Many companies and foundations will double or even triple the value of charitable gifts made by employees and their spouses, board members, and retirees. You can apply for a matching gift claim even if you’ve already made your gift.

Donate Your Car: Shimer is a partner agency with Cars 4 Causes, an organization that takes donations of used cars (or even boats, motorcycles, and RV’s) with proceeds benefiting Shimer.