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Recognition Societies

Kappa Alpha Theta Foundation’s giving societies foster a tradition of philanthropy and recognize our most loyal supporters.

Annual Giving Societies

Presidents Circle

This society honors Fraternity and Foundation presidents – present and past – and the commitment of individuals whose generous support enables Kappa Alpha Theta to remain steadfast in moving our vision forward. Presidents Circle gifts recognize Thetas, parents, and friends at the gold and silver levels.

Gold: $2,500 or more annually
Silver: $1,000 - $2,499 annually

Founders Society

Like the four women whose energy and commitment established Theta in 1870, Founders Society members provide the foundation for continued strength and growth. Founders Society gifts recognize Thetas, parents, and friends at the gold and silver levels.

Gold: $500 - $999 annually
Silver: $250 - $499 annually

Chapter Giving Societies

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Chapter Giving Societies

College and alumnae chapters are recognized each biennium for their contributions to Theta Foundation at the following levels:

  • Circle of Aspiration: $20,000+
  • Circle of Truth: $10,000 to $19,999
  • Circle of Light: $5,000 to $9,999
  • Circle of Loyalty: $1,000 to $4,999

Lifetime Giving Societies

Tunnicliffe Tribute Society

In honor of Theta Foundation’s first president, Evelyn Widman Tunnicliffe, Eta/Michigan, the Tunnicliffe Tribute Society is a cumulative giving society for donors who have given to Theta Foundation for 25 years or more.

Gerlach & Stockwell Society

In honor of the transformational gifts from the families of J.G. and Marsena Nelson Gerlach, Beta Omicron/Iowa, and Winifred Tuttle Stockwell, Chi/Syracuse, the Gerlach and Stockwell Society is a cumulative giving society that acknowledges donors who have given $25,000 or more to Theta Foundation in their lifetime.

Lambert Legacy Society

In honor of the generous bequest of Betty Baur Lambert, Alpha Chi/Purdue, and her husband James, the Lambert Legacy Society acknowledges donors who have confirmed a planned gift of personal assets to Theta Foundation in their estate plans.