How to Give

The Parkland College Foundation is committed to providing resources that support Parkland College and its students through a variety of different opportunities.

Through the generosity of Parkland College alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff, and the community, the Parkland College Foundation provides scholarships to deserving students; state-of-the-art technical equipment and program enhancements to academic departments; capital for additional college buildings; and funds to broaden educational and cultural opportunities to the citizens of Parkland College District 505.

The Parkland College Foundation is dedicated to helping our donors make the largest impact possible to open doors and change lives in our community. For specific questions or to meet with a foundation staff member, please contact the Parkland College Foundation office at 217/355-3165.

No matter how you choose to invest, your gift opens doors and changes the lives of Parkland College and its students. Gifts can be made through the following methods:


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By Mail

A check or money order (made payable to the Parkland College Foundation) can be mailed to our offices located at 2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign, IL 61821.

By Phone

Gifts can be made by calling 217/351-2464 during normal business office hours.


Call 217/351-2464 for assistance in making a gift of stock. When you call, please have the name of your broker (if applicable), type of stock and number of shares available. 

Establish a Scholarship

Creating an endowed fund or scholarship fund gives you an opportunity to put your name, or the name of a person or organization you wish to honor, on a fund for a specific cause. Learn more here.

Annual Giving Programs

The Parkland College Foundation provides opportunities for our donors to give on an annual basis.

Corporate and Foundation 

To learn about how your company or foundation can support students through scholarships, event sponsorship or in-kind donations, please contact the Parkland College Foundation office at 217/351-2464

Planned Giving

This meaningful act to create a lasting legacy can have little or no current financial impact on you and may result in the largest, most enduring one-time gift you ever make to Parkland College.

Tribute Gifts

You can make a gift in memory of someone or in honor of a special person or occasion in your life. For questions on tribute gifts, contact our office at 217/351-2464.

Your gift is tax-deductible to the full extent of current tax laws.