Young Alumni 1833 Society

Make a gift to the Kalamazoo College FundIt’s easier than ever before to join the 1833 Society!

The Young Alumni 1833 Society enables alumni of the last decade to become leaders in philanthropy through a tiered giving structure detailed below.

Class Years Gift Amount Monthly Gift
2004+ $1,000* $83.34
2005, 2006, 2007 $800 $66.67
2008, 2009 $600 $50.00
2010, 2011 $400 $33.34
2012, 2013 $200 $16.67
2014, 2015, 2016 $100 $8.34

Please note: the monthly gift amounts above reflect 12 payments (July 2015-June 2016); recognition as a Young Alumni 1833 Society member will be based on total giving for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.

As a Young Alumni 1833 Society member, you will receive:

  • Invitations to special events throughout the academic year, including a Young Alumni 1833 Society reception on Friday, October 23, 2015 during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend; a wine and cheese reception with President Eileen B. Wilson-Oyelaran on Saturday, October 24, 2015 during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend; and the Kalamazoo Bach Festival Christmas concert and holiday buffet at the home of the president on Sunday, December 6, 2015
  • Networking opportunities with other K alumni & leadership donors
  • Special recognition at on-campus and at regional alumni events
  • Satisfaction of supporting your alma mater and helping current K students

For more information or questions regarding Young Alumni giving, please contact the Kalamazoo College Fund at

*Gifts totaling $1,000 or more to the Kalamazoo College Fund are recognized as regular 1833 Society members.