Giving to ID

Building our community

At IIT Institute of Design (ID), we are building our community to lead design in its next era.

In fall 2021, we welcomed the largest ID class in history. This is thanks in large part to the generosity of our ID alumni and friends. 

Learn more about the work we're doing now and make a gift.

Supporting organizations

The generous support of organizations, alumni, and friends plays a critical role in our advancement. Many employers will match individual contributions—check with your organization.

Recent supporters include:

American Family Mutual Insurance
Ayco Charitable Foundation
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Fidelity Charitable
Google, Inc.
IA Collaborative
McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Microsoft Corporation
Northern Trust Charitable Giving Program (CCT)
Schwab Charitable Fund
Segal Family Foundation
Steelcase Foundation
Thrivent Charitable Impact & Investing
W.W. Grainger, Inc.

ID enjoys the support of distinguished individuals, organizations, and those who serve on its Board of Advisors. The entire ID communityfaculty, staff, alumni, students, and friendsrecognizes and appreciates the impact of your giving. Thank you.


Create the future

Your gift helps build the future we want to see.


Giving Day 2021

Thank you to all of the supporters that helped us to exceed our goal on #IDGivingDay—October 7, 2021.

Your gifts go directly to student fellowships, building an ID community of “dash-designers”—students with diverse backgrounds, interests, and strengths.