Simpson University Introduces Option for Non-Cash Gifts

For Immediate Release


REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University has partnered with the iDonate Foundation to provide a way for people to donate non-cash items to benefit university student scholarships and programs.

“By partnering with iDonate our donors now have more options to change the lives of students and support the educational mission of Simpson University,” said Don Merrill, regional advancement representative. “With this new non-cash giving option, we accept 20 different types of donations.”

iDonate LogoVehicles — including RVs, motorcycles, boats and ATVS — electronics (such as smart phones, laptops and game consoles), jewelry, commodities, excess and business inventory, and precious metals are among the items Simpson University can now process.

To explore options for non-cash gifts and to donate, visit

After entering donation information, a donor will be emailed a pre-paid shipping label and instructions on how to deliver their donation (larger items will be picked up). After the item is liquidated, donors receive a gift-in-kind receipt from the iDonate Foundation, which sends proceeds directly to Simpson University.

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Simpson University is a Christian university offering undergraduate, graduate, and teaching credential programs. Academic programs include ASPIRE, a degree-completion program geared toward working adults in the north state. Simpson’s newest programs include bachelor's degrees in Spanish and nursing, and master’s degrees in counseling psychology and organizational leadership. Learn about our new Science & Nursing Building at For information about the university, or to arrange a campus visit, call 1-888-9-SIMPSON or visit


Contact: SU Public Relations