Giving Societies

Give to KKalamazoo College giving societies have been established to recognize gifts given to the Kalamazoo College Fund at all levels. The 1833 Society is the College’s leadership giving society with gifts of $1,833 or more.

The 1833 Society of the Kalamazoo College Fund includes members of the Scholars, Bowen, Mandelle, Welles, and Dewing Societies.

Scholars Society $25,000 or more
Bowen Society $10,000 to $24,999
Mandelle Society $5,000 to $9,999
Welles Society $2,500 to $4,999
Dewing Society $1,833 to $2,499

Alumni of the last 15 years are invited to become donors in the 1833 Society for Young Alumni. Young alumni can become leaders in philanthropy through a tiered giving structure.

Other Kalamazoo College Fund giving societies include:

Harmon Society $1,000 to $1,832
Olds Society $500 to $999
DeWaters Society $250 to $499
Trowbridge Society Up to $249

Donor and Volunteer Honor Roll

Kalamazoo College donors are recognized in the Donor and Volunteer Honor Roll, which is available online here. We are very grateful for the loyal and generous support of alumni, parents, and friends of Kalamazoo College. Your support allows for a robust K student experience and provides access, retention, and experiential opportunities.