The President’s Circle represents some of the LGBT Chamber Education Fund’s biggest supporters, these are donors who have invested $50,000+ in our future leaders. These donors are instrumental in supporting the longevity of the Fund through their yearly contributions and continuous championing of the Fund throughout the community. President’s Circle members receive an invitation to our annual President’s Circle dinner, annual donor receptions.
The Platinum Club of the LBGT Chamber Education Fund are those donors who have given a onetime gift or pledge to the Fund of $10,000 or more. The LGBT Chamber will hold an annual Platinum Club Reception for major donors as a thank you and to report on the growth of the Fund and its programs.
The Gold Club is the major donor club of the LBGT Chamber Education Fund. Platinum Club members demonstrate their support for the Education Fund by making a significant gift of $1,000 or more per year. This amount represents a significant contribution to our ability to support our future leaders. Gold Club receives an invitation to the annual Gold Club Luncheon.
Become an LGBT Chamber Education Fund Sustaining Donor By making a recurring monthly donation, you make a lasting commitment to the success of the Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund Scholars, supporting them to achieve their dreams of a higher education. Becoming a sustaining donor is a great way to help ensure the stability and effectiveness of the Education Fund. Investing in the future of our community through estate gifts to the LGBT Chamber Education Fund allows us to continue what we are doing today well into the future. Donors can also show their commitment to tomorrow’s LGBTQ+ and allied leaders through bequests in their wills.
These programs allow you to designate a portion of your salary to be deducted from your paycheck and forwarded directly to the Austin LGBT Chamber Education Fund. Many businesses also offer matching gift programs, doubling the impact of your contribution. Check with your Human Resources Department to see if your company provides a workplace giving or matching gift program.