Valerie J. Downing
Vice President of Institutional Advancement
The Crest Society has been established to continue philanthropic traditions and engage the college’s most committed annual supporters. Crest Society members are part of a network that strongly believes in the values of Cedar Crest College and supports its continued progress. By joining the Crest Society and by renewing your membership each year, you can make a meaningful, lasting statement about the value of investing in Cedar Crest College. Click here for information about the Crest Society level and benefits.
Onyx & Gold Society
The Onyx & Gold Society has been established to recognize our donors who have contributed $150,000 or more in cash gifts through their lifetime.
The Ginkgo Society is a special program recognizing our most loyal donors who give consistently for five or more years. Members of this society are invited to the Ginkgo, Legion of Loyalty and Onyx & Gold Luncheon and receive a Ginkgo Society lapel pin and special recognition in our annual Honor Roll of Donors.
Legion of Loyalty
Including Cedar Crest College in your estate plans is another way you can make a meaningful gift. All donors with documented estate plans will be invited to join the Legion of Loyalty. We offer numerous resources which allow you to make a planned gift that not only helps the College, but also could help you, your estate and your heirs. Click here to for more information about Planned Giving
Members of this society are invited to the Ginkgo, Legion of Loyalty and Onyx & Gold Luncheon, special financial planning workshops and receive Legion of Loyalty lapel pin and special recognition in our annual Honor Roll of Donors.