Northwestern University Leadership Circle

Donors who contribute $1,000 or more annually to Northwestern become members of the Leadership Circle. Matching gifts from companies and firms count toward membership.

NU Loyal

NU Loyal recognizes the thousands of alumni, parents, and friends of Northwestern University who make a gift every fiscal year.

1851 Society

Named in honor of the year Northwestern was founded, the 1851 Society recognizes contributors who make annual, leadership gifts of $1,000 or more to the Northwestern Annual Fund or University Scholarships.

Henry and Emma Rogers Society

The Henry and Emma Rogers Society honors and recognizes alumni and friends who have included Northwestern in their estate plans.

The Wildcat Fund (Athletics)

The Wildcat Fund is committed to providing the necessary resources to allow Northwestern’s nearly 500 student-athletes to pursue excellence in the classroom, in competition and in the community.

University Library Deering Society

The premier philanthropic group of University Library takes its name from the family whose generosity established the Charles Deering Library.

Block Leadership Circle

The Block Museum’s leadership giving society recognizes the generous donors who sustain the wonderful exhibitions and programs that make the museum a lively forum for art and ideas at Northwestern.

Honor or Remember a Loved One

Gifts to Northwestern University are a thoughtful way to honor a friend or relative while providing meaningful support to the University.

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