Recognizing the faithful

President Emeritus William SpoelhofThe William Spoelhof Society was established in 2001 to recognize those alumni and friends who have committed to carrying forward Calvin's vision through their planned gifts to the college.

Membership: Including everyone who gives

Please notify us of your gift to be automatically included in the William Spoelhof Society. Or, call the Office of Gift Planning at (616) 526-8719 or (800) 968-4363 to request a William Spoelhof Society brochure.

Providing benefits

As a member of The William Spoelhof Society you will receive:

  • a special semiannual newsletter for society members with practical, insightful information about estate planning
  • the opportunity to attend an annual spring dinner and other society events
  • a memento inscribed with the William Spoelhof Society logo

Honoring the President Emeritus

William Spoelhof served Calvin College for 30 years as a professor of history and then as college president. His faithful work, his determination and his vision for the college shaped the Calvin we know and love today.