Giving Levels

Matching Interests to Opportunities

development giving levels 01Do you have a specific cause or program you would like to support? The Office of Development strives to match donors' philanthropic interests with opportunities that will strengthen the education of Trinity Lutheran Seminary.

Annual Giving Levels

President’s Circle $10,000+
Gloria Dei $5,000-$9,999
Koinonia $2,500-$4,999
Shalom $1,000-$2,499
Agape $500-$999
Kyrie $250-$499
Logos up to $249

Lifetime Giving Levels

Visionary $1M+
Pillar $500K-$999K
Leader $250K-$499K
Scholar $100K-$249K
Benefactor $50K-$99K
Patron $25K-$49K

Stewards of Abundance Program

The Scholarship Program

This program supports ELCA M.Div. students that have large debt with scholarship monies to help lower their debt so they are not as financially stressed and will be able to serve a congregation.

The Generosity Series

This program consists of four events each year with nationally known speakers that all students can attend and explore areas of personal financial integrity and stewardship leadership.

Gloria Dei Organ Fund

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The Gloria Dei Worship Center is home to a Steiner-Reck Pipe Organ that was built in 1983. After nearly 30 years of almost daily use, the organ is in need of refurbishment and updating.

Estimated Repairs: $370,000