Giving Societies

Giving Societies are an important way Houghton College connects with donors and honors their generosity and commitment to Houghton College. We recognize donors through the following societies:

The 1883 Society

The 1883 Society - honoring donors who contribute $1,000 or more annually to Houghton College

The James S. Luckey Society

James S Luckey Society – honoring donors who make legacy gift plans which establish a firm foundation for the long-term financial health of Houghton College and its continued ability to support Houghton students as they pursue God’s call on their lives.

The Soaring Eagles Society

Soaring Eagles Society - honoring recent alumni who choose to support their alma mater financially during their first 10 years after graduation.


Highlander Club – honoring those who contribute to the mission of Highlander athletics, the continuing traditions of excellence, and the success of our student-athletes now and in the future.