How To Make Your Gift

Your philanthropic partnership ensures that the Foundation can continue to support innovative and collaborative projects to empower our students- tomorrow’s leaders. Your investment impacts students across interests and affiliations.

There are many ways to support the work of New Trier Educational Foundation.

Outright gifts of cash, stocks, bonds or appreciated assets are recognized at the following levels and can be given at one time or on a recurring basis:

  • Visionary – $25,000+
  • Innovator – $10,000 to $24,999
  • Advocate – $5,000 to $9,999
  • Leader – $2,500 to $4,999
  • Partner – $1,000 to $2,499
  • Friend – up to $999

For gifts of securities, please click here.

To learn more about planned giving, click here.

All contributions are fully tax-deductible as allowed by law.
Please check with your tax adviser or financial planner about your particular circumstances.

Donor Advised Funds (DAF)

The Educational Foundation welcomes donations from DAF donors. If you would like to make a gift through your DAF, please provide the sponsoring organization with the Foundations’ tax id – 26-0040744.

To learn more about DAF, click here >

Matching Gifts

Please check with your human resources department for details on how you can double and sometimes triple your gift to the Foundation through a match.

Tribute & Memorial Gifts

Honor a loved one, pay tribute to a friend, or mark a special occasion. Click the button below to make a gift.


Additionally, the Foundation partners with the following organizations to make philanthropic gifts.

Click for information about your rights as a donor.