We are grateful for the philanthropic support each year from alumni, parents, and friends. In appreciation of this investment in our mission, Luther recognizes donors of all levels with programs, donor lists, and events throughout the year.
View the Impact of Giving Annual Report.
Donor recognition programs include
Luther Loyalty Society recognizes 3 or more years of consecutive giving (in a calendar year) to Luther. Your loyal support each and every year has an immediate and lasting impact on Luther’s campus.
President’s Council recognizes all gifts of $1,500 or more in a calendar year to any designation (and gifts of $750 or more for the First-Decade Society, alumni from the classes of 2006 to 2016). Planned gifts qualify donors for President’s Council membership for one year. Members are invited to the President's Council event each year. President's Council donors are recognized annually through the following levels:
Life Membership in President’s Council honors those donors whose cumulative giving totals $100,000 or more. Select planned gifts also qualify donors for life membership. Life members are also invited to the President's Council event each year. Life members are recognized as members of the President’s Circle at the following levels:
Heritage Club recognizes planned gifts to Luther College. Planned gifts qualify donors for President’s Council membership for one year, and select planned gifts may qualify donors for President's Council life membership.
Heritage Club Members are recognized annually during Commencement Weekend at the Heritage Club Dinner.
Legacy Trust recognizes donors who have established endowed scholarships with gifts of $25,000 or more. Legacy Trust scholarships are recognized with the following levels:
Scholarship donors are invited to a Legacy Trust recognition event each year.