Sigma Alpha Epsilon donors are part of a lively, distinguished community—donors who share a belief in the transformative power of education and the capacity of individuals to better our world through leadership, scholarship, service, and friendship
Learn more about how the Foundation celebrates philanthropic leadership, including special access and courtesies for society members.
Lifetime giving society for donors whose cumulative support totals $5,000 or more.
Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation’s cumulative giving societies allow us the opportunity to acknowledge donors who have made a significant investment in our mission – advancing True Gentlemen through the power of philanthropy.
With the support of our generous lifelong donors, Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation is able to advance the lives of SAEs worldwide.
The Foundation is honored to recognize our time-honored donors through the following cumulative giving societies:
Silver Level: $5,000 – $9,999
Gold Level: $10,000 – $24,999
Pearl Level: $25,000 – $49,999
Amethyst Level: $50,000 – $99,999
Ruby Level: $100,000 – $249,999
Emerald Level: $250,000 – $499,999
Sapphire Level: $500,000 – $999,999
Diamond Level: $1,000,000+
For donors who make estate commitments. Click here to learn about how to give through your estate.
Beyond these lifetime giving levels, these additional societies are ways we show our appreciation to those who contribute in specific ways.
An annual giving society for donors who contribute $500 or more annually. The Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation recognizes annual donors for gifts of $500 or more to the Annual Loyalty Fund.
Archon Circle members include donors who are Alumni and Friends of SAE who give a total of $500 or more to the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation each fiscal year (July 1–June 30).
Archon Circle Levels
Chronicler: $500 – $999
Herald: $1,000 – $2,499
Warden: $2,500 – $4,999
Archon: $5,000 and above
Archon Circle Benefits:
A monthly giving society for donors who support SAE both locally and nationally with a monthly gift of at least $25 to the Annual Loyalty Fund and their chapter’s education fund.
Click here to join the Phoenix Circle
Recurring donors become members of the Phoenix Circle with a monthly gift of at least $25 for at least 12 months. Donors choose how to allocate their gift: 50% to the Annual Loyalty Fund and 50% to your chapter’s education fund, or 100% to the Annual Loyalty Fund. Phoenix Circle members will receive:
As a recurring donor, you see the value in giving to Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Your gift alone ensures that one undergraduate brother is able to attend at least one leader development academy or educational program, or is awarded a scholarship. Will you join your fellow brothers who have made the Foundation a priority each month?
Why become a monthly donor?
Donors that support the Sigma Alpha Epsilon mission on a recurring schedule become a dependable source of income, helping us serve more undergraduate brothers every year.
How does it work?
Your credit card will be charged through our secure automated processor once a month for the amount you choose. Donations made on a monthly basis add up quickly, making a huge impact each year.
How do I get started?
Click here to join the Phoenix Circle. You will be asked to choose your monthly gift amount. Simply fill in your credit card information and click “Join the Phoenix Circle” at the bottom of the donation page.
Give yourself a high-five from the Sigma Alpha Epsilon Foundation team! We are so grateful for your support – it means the world to us and the thousands of undergraduate brothers that we provide leader development, educational opportunities, and scholarships to every year.