United in the service of those who served our country!

Making a difference with your donation.

Lifeline of Hope and Help
Care Comfort Compassion
United In The Service Of Veterans Who Are At-risk or Homeless, Homebound and Hospitalized
Lifeline of Hope and Help
Healing Our Heroes
United In The Service Of Veterans In Crisis, Overcoming Challenges, and Disability-Rated.
Lifeline of Hope and Help
Home Sweet Home
United In The Service Of Veterans Who Are At-risk Or Homeless, Homebound, And In Transitional Housing.

You Can Make A Difference by Being The Difference with Your Property Donation!

The simplest method of donating real estate is by a direct gift. Whereas, the deed or title is transferred from the donor to the United Relief Foundation a 501(c)(3) humanitarian aid organization.

As the donor, you generally receive a tax deduction equal to the fair market value of the property.

Property donors are advised to consult with legal and tax professionals regarding donating real estate

Donating real estate can be completed as quickly as two weeks with three simple steps.

Step 1. Let us know about the property you’d like to donate. Calling or submitting our online form provides the details we’ll need to start the donation process.

Step 2. We take a look at the property you’d like to donate. We’ll perform a standard review of the property to determine if the property can be accepted.

Step 3. We take care of all the paperwork and normal closing expenses at NO cost to you. We’ll send you a donation agreement to start the transfer process and then the closing documents to you for signing for its completion.  Upon transfer, we will take over all taxes, maintenance, and insurance responsibilities, and send you a tax-deductible receipt.

What unites us in service to the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces, especially in times of crisis…

…Patriotism, Pride, Sense of Duty, and the Desire to Make A Difference by Being The Difference.

Real estate donations of all types and in any condition are considered.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please Be Advised

The United Relief Foundation and its representatives do NOT provide legal, financial, or tax advice.

Real estate donors are advised to consult with legal and tax professionals regarding donating.

What is the United Relief Foundation?

Making A Difference by Being The Difference!

The United Relief Foundation is about doing the good deeds that are Making A Difference by Being The Difference in the lives of the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces.

As a 501(c)(3) humanitarian aid organization chartered as a not-for-profit by the State of Illinois on February 2, 2006. Donations to the United Relief Foundation are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

For more information and insight, please visit UnitedReliefFoundation.org 

How are real estate donations reviewed?

Real estate professionals, who donate their time and expertise to the United Relief Foundation, review real estate donations to ensure that the Foundation’s service to those who served our country can benefit from the donation.

The type, condition and location of the real estate will determine if best benefit is in using or selling the property.

How long does the donation process take?

Should all your ownership papers be in order and the title is clear of any issues, it is possible to complete the donation process in as little as two weeks.

How is fair market value for my property determined?

The fair market value of your property is determined by the appraisal of a qualified third-party appraiser.

A fair market value appraisal of your property will be necessary for your tax purposes. However, an appraisal is not necessary for the donation processes.

The United Relief Foundation is not allowed by law to recommend a third-party appraiser.

Are there any costs to me?

The United Relief Foundation, with the assistance of our donor legal and real estate professionals, takes care of all the paperwork and the typical closing expenses at NO cost to you.

You will receive a donation agreement to start the donation transfer process and then the closing documents for your signature to complete the donation.

Can I donate real estate that needs repairs?

Yes, we do consider and accept real estate even if it’s in need of repairs.

UNITED IN SERVICE
Turning Admiration Into Action In The Service Of Those Who Served Our Country!

United Relief Foundation

(888) 718-0989
UnitedReliefFoundation.org
500 Lake Cook Road – Suite 350
Deerfield, Illinois 60015

The United Relief Foundation is about doing the good deeds that are Making A Difference by Being The Difference in the lives of the men and women who served in the United States Armed Forces.

United Relief Foundation is a 501(c)(3) humanitarian aid organization chartered as a not-for-profit by the State of Illinois on February 2, 2006.

Donations are tax-deductible to the extent allowable by law.

IRS 501 (c)(3) Letter of Determination
State of Illinois Certificate of Good Standing
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