Ways to Give

Shield Society

Join in Giving

The Crusader Shield Society is comprised of individuals, organizations, and corporations that provide significant financial support for Lutheran North Middle & High School, strengthening the tradition of excellence in our school.

The Shield Society honors donors for annual and lifetime support of Lutheran North. Annual membership is granted to donors with qualified gifts totaling $1,000 or more during the fiscal year. Lifetime membership is granted to donors making qualified gifts of $25,000 or more, including Legacy Circle fulfilled. Shield Society Members are recognized through the following activities and benefits:
  • Invitation to the Shield Society Appreciation Social
  • Exclusive Shield Society passes to all home games and non-conference athletic events, music performances, and plays
  • Recognition in the Annual Giving Report
  • An annual summary of calendar-year gifts for tax purposes
Annual Member Levels
Gold Circle - $5,000
Silver Circle - $2,500 
Bronze Circle - $1,000 

Lifetime Member Levels
Visionary - $1,000,000
Patron - $500,000
Benefactor - $250,000
Fellow - $100,000
Partner - $50,000
Member - $25,000


The Legacy Circle honors and recognizes alumni and friends who have remembered Lutheran North in their estate plans. The Legacy Circle recognizes two levels of members: 

Legacy Circle Fulfilled Members are now with our Lord and their estate gifts have been received.  
Legacy Circle Promised Members have developed lifetime giving plans that include supporting the mission and ministry of Lutheran North. 

List of 3 members.

  • Photo of Jarred Irby

    Mr. Jarred Irby 

    Gifts Counselor
  • Photo of Kirk Mueller

    Mr. Kirk Mueller 

    Senior Gift Planning Officer
  • Photo of Kelly Werner

    Mrs. Kelly Werner 

    Business and Development Manager