Giving To Concordia


Pillars Fund

Linking Your Gifts with Concordia-Chicago's Greatest Needs

Reaching all corners of the institution, the Pillars Fund plays a role in every aspect of life at Concordia-Chicago. With your unrestricted gifts, Concordia University Chicago can continue to offer a campus setting where learning and Christ-centered living are harmoniously intertwined.

Your gifts to the Pillars Fund provide:

  • Crucial scholarship aid for deserving students
  • Support for the University‚Äôs mission
  • Resources to develop high-caliber academic programs
  • Essential funds to maintain a modern campus setting
  • Support to meet our greatest needs

With your gift to the Pillars Fund, Concordia-Chicago would be pleased to recognize your support at the following levels:

Presidents Circle

Leadership Circle $10,000 +
University Circle $5,000-$9,999
Regents Circle $2,500-$4,999
Koehneke Circle $1,000-$2,499

Additional Giving Levels

1864 Circle $500-$999
Forester Circle $250-$499
Cougar Circle $100-$249

Within the Pillar Fund, you can also choose to direct your support to ArtsConcordia (fine arts), Cougar Champions Club (athletics), the Martin Luther Society (support for students going into church work) or the area of greatest need.

For more information regarding the Pillars Fund, please contact:

Meg Busse
Senior Director of Annual Giving and Operations
Phone: 708-209-3482