Giving Levels

The SAE Foundation recognizes donors in two different giving club structures; undergraduate giving and lifetime giving.  The Phi Alpha Club is exclusive to undergraduates who donate $25 or more to the SAE Annual Loyalty Fund.  

Lifetime Giving Credit is earned through cumulative gifts made to or through the SAE Foundation.  All gifts to the SAE Annual Loyalty Fund, restricted funds, capital funds, and endowments earns lifetime giving credit.  In addition, all gifts made to individual chapter campaigns that are sent to the SAE Foundation (not mailed directly to the chapter or chapter housing corporation) will earn lifetime giving credit for the donor.


Lifetime Giving Recognition

Founder Member Society levels recognize cumulative lifetime giving totals to the SAE Foundation, and include unrestricted and restricted gifts contributed directly to the Foundation. Recognition in Founder Member Societies includes:

  •   Donor level recognition in The Record

  •   Donor's name on Founder Member plaque in the Levere Memorial Temple’s Nippert Dining Room

  •   Founder Member Society lapel pin and recognition certificate


 Minimum Total Gift

 Lapel Pin

 The Record Profile

 True Gentleman Society


Pin Coming

 Photo & Bio

 Archon Society


 Pin Coming

 Photo & Bio

 Foundation Society


Foundation Fellow

 Photo & Bio

 William McKinley Society



 Photo & Bio

 John Barratt
 Rudulph Society



 Photo & Bio

 Noble Leslie
 DeVotie Society



 Photo & Bio

 Alfred K. Nippert Society



 Photo & Bio

 Henry S. Bunting Society



 Photo & Bio

 Phoenix Society



 Name & Chapter

 Founder Member



 Name & Chapter

 John O. Moseley Society


 Pin Coming

 William C. Levere Society


 Pin Coming

 Gold Society


 Pin Coming


The Phi Alpha Club

The Phi Alpha Club is the exclusive undergraduate giving club of the SAE Foundation and recognizes gifts made by the Fraternity’s undergraduate members in the amount of at least $25. All Phi Alpha Club Members are awarded a lapel pin and certificate.

Click here to become a member of the Phi Alpha Club. 



Since 1927

© 2016 Sigma Alpha Epsilon. All Rights Reserved.
1856 Sheridan Road · Evanston, IL 60201