CHARITABLE GIFTS

There are countless ways to get involved with our organization. A charitable gift is one of them. Please see the list below for the types of properties that can be given to the CTF ILLINOIS as a charitable gift.

Intangible Property

  • Life insurance policies
  • Royalty interests
  • Tax-deferred annuity

Intellectual Property

  • Copyrights
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Trade names

Real Estate

  • Agricultural property
  • Commercial property used in business
  • Improved investment property
  • Land
  • Personal residence (home, townhouse)

Retirement Account

  • 401(k) plan
  • 403(b) plan
  • Individual Retirement Account

Tangible Personal Property

  • Antiques
  • Art/paintings
  • Collections
  • Jewelry

Privately Held Business Interests

  • Stock
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Partnership


The following list is based on guidelines provided by the Internal Revenue Service. Consult an attorney if you have questions about donating one of the identified properties to CTF ILLINOIS.


If you would like additional guidance, please contact:
Robin Curtner
Director of Development
Phone: (708)429-1260, ext. 1263
E-mail: rcurtner@csfil.org