Giving Societies

Begin making a difference in the lives of our students and become a member of one of our giving societies today!  Just make a gift and you are automatically in one of the following societies:

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Giving Societies

Darden Society ($25,000 & above)
Jefferson Society ($10,000-$24,999)
Washington Society ($5,000-$9,999)
Chancellor's Society ($1,000-$4,999)
Founder's Society ($500-$999)
Cavalier Society ($300-$499)
Centurion Society ($100-$299)
Red & Gray Society ($1-$99)



Membership in the Philanthropist Society is offered to those friends of the College who have:

·         Included the College in their will.

·         Named the College as a beneficiary of life insurance.

·         Made a gift to the College of paid-up life insurance.

·         Deeded property to the College while retaining use of the property for their lifetime.

For more information on becoming a member of the Philanthropist Society, please call Winston Ely at (276) 328-0132, or Valerie Lawson (276) 376-4523 or e-mail

To learn more about our office and the services we provide, please click on the links below.

  Planned Gifts
  Senior Giving
  Annual Fund Class Council
  Frequently Asked Questions


Office of Development and College Relations
One College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293
Phone:  (276) 328-0129
Fax: (276) 376-1012