Giving Levels

Lifetime giving recognition societies

  • The Cornerstone Society
    This society was established to recognize and honor donors whose lifetime outright gifts to the university total $1 million or more.
  • The Huntington Society
    This society recognizes donors whose total gifts and lifetime commitments to the university total $100,000 or more.
  • The Heritage Society
    This society recognizes individuals who have made deferred gifts to the university.

Annual giving recognition societies

  • Presidents Society
    This society was established in 1978 by the NWU Board of Directors to recognize the exceptional leadership and support of these loyal individuals and corporate friends.
    • Legacy—$100,000 and above
    • Benefactor—$50,000 to $99,999
    • Founder—$25,000 to $49,999
    • Governor—$10,000 to $24,999
    • Gold—$5,000 to $9,999
    • Silver—$2,500 to $4,999
    • Bronze—$1,000 to $2,499
  • Associates Club—$500 to $999
  • Builders Club—$250 to $499
  • Century Club—$100 to $249
  • Contributor—Up to $100