Office of Advancement
2 East South Street
Galesburg, IL 61401-4999
Thank you for your extraordinary support!
Knox College is grateful for every gift we receive. To express our appreciation, we maintain honor clubs and societies to recognize our supporters.
Janet Greig Post Leadership Society—for donors of $10,000+
Adolph P. Hamblin Society—for donors of $5,000 to $9,999
Maria Whiting Society—for donors of $2,500 to $4,999
1837 Society—for donors of $1,837 to $2,499
John Huston Finley Society
Young alumni branch of the President's Circle for alumni one to 10 years after graduation who give $100 to $1,000 on a graduated basis.
Other Annual Giving Clubs
Newton Bateman—for donors of $1,000 to $1,836
Veritas—for donors of $500 to $999
Belltower—for donors of $250 to $499
Purple & Gold—for donors of $100 to $249
Gizmo—for donors of $1 to $99
Ellen Browning Scripps Society—for cumulative lifetime giving of $1,000,000+
Lincoln-Douglas Society—for cumulative lifetime giving of $100,000 to $999,999
Walter B. Hobbs Society—for realized bequests of $1,000,000+
Old Main Society—for those who make written provisions for Knox in their estate plans and realized bequests under $1,000,000.
More than 6,600 alumni, faculty, staff, and friends made gifts to Knox during FY2019. Gifts to the Knox Fund totaled more than $3.7 million, while another $7.6 million went toward campus facility improvements, including the Phase I renovation of the Umbeck Science-Mathematics Center.
by living donors (Dick ‘57 and Joan ‘56 Whitcomb) for the creation of a new art building