Graduates of the last decade, Rising Alumni, are the future leaders of Linfield. Soon, you and your classmates will be on key volunteer committees, like the Board of Trustees, helping shape the future of the college.
The President’s Circle honors Linfield’s generous donors who give $1,000 or more annually. But as Rising Alumni, you can join the President’s Circle at a graduated level (see table). Leadership gifts account for 90 percent of Linfield’s annual gift revenue and remain as the key to the college’s success.
With your gift at the Rising Alumni President’s Circle level, you’ll:
Tuition, room and board only covers 86 percent of a Linfield education. Gifts from alumni help cover the rest. That means, while you were at Linfield, alumni helped cover more than $5,000 of our education annually. Gifts from alumni support:
“Studying at Linfield College gave us the tools to succeed both personally and professionally. It was because of the generosity of those who came before us that the Linfield experience was financially feasible. We value giving back and donating is a small way that we can pay that generosity forward.”
-Justin '05 and Megan (Busse) Samples '05, Rising Alumni President’s Circle members
Each year, hundreds of Linfield alumni change lives by making President’s Circle-level gifts. You can have a lasting impact on the next generation of Wildcats by making a Rising Alumni President’s Circle gift today.
For more information about joining the President's Circle, contact Nikki West, director of annual giving, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 503.883.2492.