Cash and checks are the most prevalent of contributions and are reported on the date Illinois College receives or processes the gift. It is important to note, at the end of the calendar (December 31) or fiscal year (May 31), the approved method of processing gifts includes allowing reporting and gift credit in accordance with Federal gift tax regulations in effect at the time of the gift.
Checks should be made payable to Illinois College and mailed to the College:
Office of Advancement
1101 West College Avenue
Jacksonville, Illinois 62650
Donors are encouraged to indicate the purpose of the gift on the check or in a cover letter. The Office of Advancement does not recommend that donors mail cash via any postal service or courier.