Major Gift Opportunities

The Henri Nouwen Society welcomes friends to consider a major gift to support our work and mission. Your gift of $2,500 or more will help sustain a significant portion of our outreach and programs.
To give a one-time gift or participate as a Major Donor through a monthly commitment, select one of the two options below.


To make your gift ONLINE, click here
MAIL in your gift, click here

Here are some examples of what your major gift can accomplish:

  • $2,500 – $5,000 can provide scholarships and research grants.
  • $5,000 can support our caregiving workshops.
  • $10,000 – $15,000 can create workbooks, videos and teaching materials.
  • $25,000 can fund The Nouwen Archive Letter Project.
  • $50,000 can help develop a screenplay for a feature film on the life of Henri Nouwen.
  • $75,000 can cover the cost for the Oral History Project.



While we encourage gifts to be unrestricted, we would welcome a conversation if you have a special area of interest that you would like to designate your major gift towards. For more information, please contact Karen Pascal, Executive Director at 1-866-226-2158.