Giving Societies

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:

Society Donation
Darden Society $25,000 & above
Jefferson Society $10,000 – $24,999
Washington Society $5,000 – $9,999
Chancellor’s Society $2,500 – $4,999
Dogwood & Rhododendron Society $1,000 – $2,499
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 Valerie Lawson at 276.376.4523 or