Annual Giving

The Annual Fund is the cornerstone of philanthropy at Lewis & Clark.

Your Annual Fund gift directly and immediately supports our highest priorities and most critical needs. Giving to the Annual Fund enhances academic excellence in many ways, such as funding scholarships, retaining and recruiting superb faculty, and sustaining innovative academic and community enrichment programs. A robust Annual Fund makes the Lewis & Clark experience more vibrant and far-reaching.

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit our FAQ page to learn more about the Annual Fund or feel free to contact Stephen LeBoutillier, Director of Annual Giving, at or 503-768-7940. For information on how to give, visit this page.

Leadership Society

Lewis & Clark thrives today because people with a passionate commitment to education have always stepped forward to lead. Donors who contribute $1,867 or more to Lewis & Clark become members of the Leadership Society.  There are several levels of leadership:

President’s Circle   $25,000+ per year $2,084+ per month
Deans’ Circle $10,000-$24,999 per year   $834-$2,083 per month  
Scholars’ Circle $5,000-$9,999 per year $417-$833 per month
Charter Circle $1,867-$4,999 per year $156-$416 per month


Click here to join the Leadership Society