Indiana Tech has a way for everyone to get involved. Each recognition group offers unique benefits and events tailored to that Society. As a Leadership Giver, you can be as involved as you want in the Societies that fit you best. Whether you’re involved a little or a lot, thank you for your generous commitment to our Warrior community through Indiana Tech’s leadership giving.

Archie T. Keene Society Badge

Archie T. Keene Society

(Planned giving)

Members of the Archie T. Keene Society have expressed their commitment to Indiana Tech through a very important form of financial support. These donors have named Indiana Tech as the ultimate beneficiary of a planned gift. Planned gifts may include:

  • Designating Indiana Tech as a beneficiary of your estate
  • Creating charitable income gifts, such as charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder unitrusts, charitable remainder annuity trusts, or gifts of life insurance or real estate (minimum amount of $25,000)
  • Making a gift of IRA distributions with Indiana Tech named as the designee of your required minimum distributions
  • Naming Indiana Tech as a recipient of distributions from your established Donor Advised Funds (DAF)

Benefits include:

  • Invitation to an exclusive VIP reception hosted by the President
  • Invitation to the annual President’s Dinner
  • Invitations to educational seminars and events
  • A commemorative gift of your choice
  • Use of the President’s Suite and other university facilities at no charge
  • Letters from the President about initiatives and priorities
  • Special communications about campus and university activities
  • Recognition in the Archie Keene Society Honor Roll and President’s Annual Report

*President’s Club Suite and university facilities are subject to availability.


1930 Founder's Society Badge

1930 Founder’s Society

(Annual or cumulative giving of $10,000 and up)

Indiana Tech recognizes these donors for their extraordinary levels of commitment in this special society of devoted supporters. Members of this exclusive society are recognized for their forward-thinking levels of investment and dedication to lifetime and cumulative giving at Indiana Tech.

  • Visionary: Annual giving or cumulative gifts of $500,000 and up
  • Luminary: Annual giving or cumulative gifts of $250,000-$499,999
  • Legacy: Annual giving or cumulative gifts of $50,000-$249,999
  • Revolutionary: Annual giving or Cumulative gifts of $10,000-$49,999

Benefits include:

  • Invitation to exclusive receptions hosted by the President
  • Invitation to the annual President’s Dinner
  • Invitation to special events throughout the year
  • Invitations to educational seminars and special events
  • Use of the President’s Suite and other university facilities at no charge
  • VIP passes to university home athletic events
  • Letters from the President about initiatives and priorities
  • A commemorative gift of your choice
  • Special communications about campus and university activities
  • Recognition in the 1930 Founder’s Society Honor Roll and President’s Annual Report

*President’s Club Suite and university facilities are subject to availability.


Trustees' Circle Badge

Trustees’ Circle

(Annual or cumulative giving of $5,000 – $9,999)

This distinct circle of influential givers are recognized for demonstrating their passionate commitment to growing institutional support, and fulfilling our educational mission at Indiana Tech.

  • Leader: Annual giving of $7,500-$9,999
  • Innovator: Annual giving of $5,000-$7,499

Benefits include:

  • Invitation to the annual President’s Dinner
  • Use of the President’s Suite and other university facilities at a reduced rate
  • Invitations to educational seminars and special events
  • Special communications about campus and university activities
  • VIP passes to university home athletic events
  • A commemorative gift of your choice
  • Recognition in the Trustees’ Circle Honor Roll and President’s Annual Report

* President’s Club Suite and university facilities are subject to availability.


President's Club

President’s Club

(Annual giving of $1,000 – $4,999)

Strong leadership is a distinguishing factor for this club of givers. Their generosity is a testament to their philanthropic partnership with Indiana Tech, and serves as an inspiration to others in creating positive, lasting changes in the lives of students and the institution.

  • Investor: Annual giving of $2,500–$4,999
  • Builder: Annual giving of $1,000–$2,499

Benefits include:

  • Invitation to the annual President’s Dinner
  • Use of the President’s Suite and other university facilities at a reduced rate
  • Invitations to educational seminars and special events
  • Special communications about campus and university activities
  • Recognition in the President’s Club Honor Roll and President’s Annual Report

*President’s Club Suite and university facilities are subject to availability.


Dean's List Badge

Dean’s List

(Annual giving of $1 – $999)

Every gift counts in making this important commitment to Indiana Tech. This list honors those who have accepted the challenge, and wish to fulfill the responsibilities of an alumnus by pledging to contribute to the strength and prosperity of Indiana Tech.

  • Honors: Annual giving of $750-$999
  • Clock Tower: Annual giving of $500-$749
  • Century: Annual giving of $100-$499
  • Scholar: Annual giving of $1–$99

Benefits include:

  • Annual Alumni Association dues waived for the first year (recent graduates who submit updated contact info after graduation)
  • Communications about campus and university activities
  • Recognition in the Dean’s List honor roll and President’s Annual Report

How to Join

For further assistance in becoming a member of this exclusive group of Tech benefactors, please contact us at 260.399.2814 or giving@indianatech.edu.