For gifts that are designated to a council endowment fund. Gifts at the $5,000, $10,000, and $15,000 levels may be cumulative. Also, individuals and corporations frequently make these gifts in honor or memory of others.
- $1,000 – Bronze Member Level
- $5,000 – Silver Member Level
- $10,000 – Gold Member Level
- $15,000 – Diamond Member Level
The Second Century Society
For outright gifts payable over a five-year period or deferred gifts of $100,000 or more to local councils. These gifts may be for operating, capital, or endowment. Donors making $100,000+ outright gifts are designated “Members with Distinction” and donors making $500,000+ deferred gifts are designated “Legacy Members.” The groups also receive special recognition and opportunities.
- $25,000 – Member Level (gifts at this level may not be deferred)
- $100,000 – Member Level
- $500,000 – Member Level
- $1,000,000 – Member Level
President’s Leadership Council
For gifts to or through the BSA Foundation within a five-year period, either outright or part of an advised fund, designated fund, trust, or other Foundation gift structure. Gifts may be designated to any BSA entity, and must be a minimum of $1,000,000. These donors receive the highest and most personal recognition and access opportunities.
If you are interested in making a donation in excess of $1,000 to benefit our local Scouting programs, please contact Marc Bonner via email or at (562) 684-3163.
Donations of at least $1,000 made directly to our endowment fund qualify as a James E. West donation. Appropriate recognitions include a knot for the uniform (seen here), a pin, and a certificate.
Click for James E. West contribution form
We express our sincere thanks to the following individuals:
2021: Howard Ito
2020: Al Butler | John Giese | Howard Ito
2019: Brian Bartel | Mat Brandt | Michael Devine | Daniel Stoica | Tyler Lansdell | Howard Ito | Don McMackin
2018: Dr. William Ridgeway | Eric Mitchell (Eagle Scout) | David Alexander | Doug Wittenberg | In Memory of Jim Jeffery (Loyd and Ginnie Wilcox) | Raymond Espinoza | Jason Millett | Anthony S. Moreno | Chris Shararian | Dylan Kennelly | Anonymous | London Feinberg (Richard Feinberg)
2017: Loyd and Ginnie Wilcox honoring Alex Hamagishi (Eagle Scout) | Steven K. Christensen (in memory) | Kathy McLeod in memory of Theodore Rice | Mark C. Voykovic | Derek A. “Fuzzy” Delp (Tribe Chief) | Franz Nikko Swantko (in memory) | Joseph L. Saddler | Paul Muehlebach | Ron & Sheila Litzinger | Jim Jeffery
2016: Calvin Harris Belcher (Tribe Chief) | Matthew W. Downs (Tribe Chief) | Jose De Jesus Ibarra | Lucas C. Higbee | Benjamin N. Steidl (Tribe Chief) | Howard Ito | Joseph L. Saddler
2015: Thomas Stolpe (Eagle Scout) | Thomas Giese (Eagle Scout) | Spencer Gates (Eagle Scout) | John T. Giese Jr. | Justin Morehead (OA Lodge Chief) | Collin Hadley (OA Lodge Chief) | Joseph L. Saddler | Rev. Dr. John C. Bonner | Colleen Erickson (in memory)
2014: Joseph L. Saddler
2013: Rachelle Saddler
2012: Joseph L. Saddler
2011: Erin Saddler | George E. Davis (in memory) | John C. Vidmar | Phil Rainier
2010: Daniel J Tsoi-A-Sue (Eagle Scout) | Timothy Saddler (Eagle Scout) | J.B. Stevens (in memory) | Richard N. Feinberg | Troop 65 That Have Gone Home (in memory)
2009: Christopher Saddler | Reese Williams | Denise Rainier
2008: Wayne J. Sanders | Rachelle Saddler (in memory) | James Eastlack | Norman Marks (in memory) | Ginnie Wilcox | Randy Stiegler | Patrick J. Kneuer | Thomas Dixon II (Eagle Scout)
2007: Howard McMackin (in memory) | Joseph Saddler | Charles Lung | Carl Felix | Michael Emling | Lloyd Vern Wilcox | Patricia Towner | Wayne E. Persing | Albert Guerra | Mara Childers | Twyla D. Christopherson (in memory) | Richard A. Benson | Fred Harveston (in memory) | Toni A. Baca
2006: Troop 75 | Ann Johansen | Richard A. Johansen | Shaleana R. Benson | Lani Sienk | Don Sienk (in memory) | Max Nichols (in memory) | Sally Nichols (in honor) | Pam McMackin (in honor) | Roger Olson | Merle Dampsey (in memory) | Susan Bell | Brian C. Russell | Nancy E. Schwartz | Jared S. Roy
2005: Rich Insalaco | Jon Sandvick (in memory) | Harley Thronson Sr. (in memory) | Sandy Mayuga | Richard Dempsey | William V. Wenger | William N. Wells | Richard Dixon (in memory) | Mildred E. Stevens (in memory) | Dana McRae | Jason Dean Barca (in honor) | William Munzer
2004: Donald McMackin | James Craig Jr. | Michael R. Durham | Steve C. Nichols | Richard D. Barca | Duke Ducoing | Lisa M. Scott | R. Whitney Latimer | Marie Cochran (in honor) | Lynn Stewart
2003: Paul Bailey | Joseph Porter III | William Wallace | Donald C. Cochran (in honor) | Jeff Tylicki (in honor) | Rick Cooper (in memory) | D..F. Jeffrey (in memory) | Dr. Howard A. Wood (in memory)
2002: Dr. Richard Bell | Laura Gray (in honor) | Lee Martin | Reed Adler
2001: Jet Tiraphatna | Lew Hindley Jr. | Pam Martin (in honor) | James Jeffrey | Alex McKenzie (in honor) | Jack Dameron | Ed Beals
2000: Lamont Davis | Chuck Clark | Lester Miller
1999: Robert Goble | John Hancock | Kyle O’Brien (in honor) | Shae O’Brien (in honor) | Richard Lamb (in honor) | James C. Hankla | JoAnne O’Brien (in honor) | Patrick O’Brien (in honor) | Allen Thomas | Travis Montgomery
1998: Bob L. Gray
1996: Stephen T. Conley
1994: Marion Swank
1993: Kelly Campbell
For more information, please contact Marc Bonner via email or at (562) 684-3163.