Loft Leadership Circle

Major Giving at the Loft

The Loft’s work is only possible thanks to the support we receive from our generous donors at every level. We’re honored to show special recognition for those who give at the highest levels as a part of the Loft’s Leadership Circle. Your investment opens the doors widely and leads us into a bright and sustainable future.

To support the Loft’s work as part of the Leadership Circle, you can give a one-time annual gift of $1,200 or more, or make a recurring monthly gift of $100 or more.

You can make your contribution by clicking below or by mailing a check made payable to The Loft Literary Center, 1011 Washington Ave S, Suite 200, Minneapolis, MN 55415.

If you have any questions or need information to make a stock transfer, please contact Development Director, Kaitlyn Bohlin, at [email protected] or 612-215-2597.

Major Giving at the Loft

By joining the Leadership Circle, you...

Help Create Scholarships

Your contribution funds scholarships for young writers in need

Bolster inclusivity

Your gift creates more offerings that make our community more inclusive

Highlight Underrepresented Voices

Contributions help highlight emerging and underrepresented voices

Tackle Civic Issues

Leadership Circle members ensure that literature is placed in the center of complicated civic and social issues

In acknowledgement of your major support, you receive:
Luncheon Tickets

Two tickets to an exclusive annual luncheon with a high-profile guest

Exclusive Invites

Invitations to intimate gatherings and receptions throughout the year

Updates from the Director

Annual updates from the executive director on the latest from the Loft and the wider literary landscape

Behind-the-Scenes Peeks

Behind-the-scenes updates from the managers of marquee Loft programs

Reading Recommendations

Reading recommendations from Loft staff and teaching artists


Special recognition on the Loft’s website

Signed Books

Signed copies of books from visiting authors to the Loft