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Young Alumni 1833 Society

Make a gift to the Kalamazoo College FundIt’s easier than ever before to become a leadership donor through the 1833 Society!

As of July 1, 2016, the Young Alumni 1833 Society enables alumni of the last fifteen years to become leaders in philanthropy through a tiered giving structure detailed below.

Class Years Gift Amount Monthly Gift
2015, 2016, 2017 $100 $8.35
2012, 2013, 2014 $250 $20.84
2010, 2011 $500 $42.00
2008, 2009 $750 $62.50
2006, 2007 $1,000 $83.34
2004, 2005 $1,250 $104.17
2002, 2003 $1,500 $125.00
2001 + $1,833 $152.75

Please note: the monthly gift amounts above reflect 12 payments (July 2016-June 2017); recognition as a Young Alumni 1833 Society member will be based on total giving for the 2016-2017 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 14, 2016 during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend; a wine and cheese reception with President Jorge G. Gonzalez on Saturday, October 15, 2016 during Homecoming and Reunion Weekend; and the Kalamazoo Bach Festival Christmas concert and holiday buffet at the home of the president on Sunday, December 4, 2016
  • Networking opportunities with other K alumni & leadership donors
  • Special recognition at on-campus and at regional alumni events
  • Satisfaction of providing access and experiential education for current K students

For more information or questions regarding Young Alumni giving, please contact the Kalamazoo College Fund at yagiving@kzoo.edu.

*Gifts totaling $1,833 or more to the Kalamazoo College Fund are recognized as regular 1833 Society members.