Family of Givers

The IAAP Foundation recognizes donors for their generosity and commitment to the mission through its Family of Givers donor recognition program.

Annual Giving

The foundation recognizes donors who make annual gifts of $100 or more annually through the Family of Givers program. The contribution can be a single contribution or several contributions that are made and completed within the calendar year, January 1 to December 31. All contributors to the Family of Givers program will be recognized by The Foundation in appreciation for their support at the following giving levels:


Sustaining Gifts ($100 - $499)

 Leadership Gifts ($500 - $999)

Pacesetter Gifts ($1,000 and over)

Pacesetter givers receive a special recognition plaque.


Lifetime Giving

In appreciation of donors’ generosity, the foundation recognizes those contributors whose cumulative giving levels reach or exceed $5,000 by adding their name to a donor recognition plaque located at IAAP Headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri. The foundation is proud to honor these caring individuals for their extraordinary commitment to the spirit and mission of The Foundation at the following levels:


Friends of the Foundation ($5,000 - $9,999)

Patrons of the Foundation ($10,000 - $14,999)

Benefactors of the Foundation ($15,000 and over)

All donors who are a part of the Family of Givers will be included in the foundation’s annual report.

Brenda Jindra, 2017-18 Foundation Chair, (right) is pictured with Legacy Society member Elizabeth White-Peters, CAP, OM.

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Foundation Builders

Donors who make a commitment to establish a monthly recurring donation are now recognized in our annual report. Click here to become a Foundation Builder!

Legacy Society

Those who remember the foundation through a will, trust, designation or other planned gift, become a member of IAAP Foundation Legacy Society. The Legacy Society provides a way to recognize and thank donors and ensure that their wishes are properly documented.

If you are interested in being a part of The Foundation’s Legacy Society, your generosity will help provide the foundation with critical funding to help ensure that the programs of the foundation are in place to support its mission.


Leave a legacy gift by remembering the foundation in your will

Explore other lifetime gifts to the foundation through a charitable remainder trust, a gift of life insurance, a bequest, etc.


By making a legacy gift, you are making a statement about securing a sound financial future for the foundation and your personal commitment to the mission. Your gift will be recognized as a testimonial to the advancement of the administrative profession over time. As a member of the IAAP Foundation Legacy Society you may also encourage others to look toward the future and how they too may have an enduring impact on the causes they care about.

Click here to see a roster of the current Legacy Society members.

Char Wilkinson, CAP, legacy society member, speaks to Foundation Celebration attendees.