Giving Opportunities

Ways to give to Eureka

Annual Fund

Throughout its long history, Eureka College has enjoyed the faithful support of alumni, parents, friends, churches, corporations, and foundations. Eureka is consistently among the nation’s leaders for outside gift support to the operating budget per student enrolled. Each year an Annual Fund goal is established and a variety of solicitations are made to all constituencies to secure the resources necessary to meet that goal.

Annual Gift Clubs

Gift clubs include all contributions to Eureka College during the fiscal year (July 1–June 30), regardless of their designation.

Gift Club Details
The 1855 Club $25,000 or more
The Maroon & Gold Club $10,000–$24,999
The Heritage Club $5,000–$9,999
The Cornerstone Club $2,500–$4,999
The President’s Club $1,000–$2,499
The Ivy Club $500–$999
The Elm Club $250–$499
The Walnut Grove Club $100–$249
Thank you!

Lifetime Societies

The College recognizes those individuals who reach specified levels through lifetime gifts, they are:

Society Details
The Ben Major Society Lifetime Gifts $250,000 or more
The Elijah Dickinson Society Lifetime Gifts $100,000–$249,999
The John Darst Society Lifetime Gifts $25,000–$99,999
The Founders’ Society Lifetime Gifts $10,000–$24,999

Legacy League

Beginning with the 1999 fiscal year the College recognized all deferred gifts, i.e. wills, trusts, life insurance, pooled income funds, in the Legacy League. Confirmed gifts, regardless of their value, qualify for inclusion.


Events & Priority Projects


The Alumni Board has created a brick pathway on which graduates proceed to the Rinker Amphitheatre on Commencement Day. Give to the Graduation Pathway.

Want to make a difference at Eureka College? Please consider giving now.

You may also consider supporting the Reagan Society of Eureka College.

If you have any questions, please contact Alumni Relations. Thank you.