The St. Alphonsus Society
The St. Alphonsus Society, named in memory of St. Alphonsus Liguori, a patron saint of the IHM Congregation and Marywood University, honors the University's most faithful benefactors. The St. Alphonsus Society comprises benefactors whose lifetime gifts total at least $500,000.
Clubs within the St. Alphonsus Society
St. Teresa of Avila Benefactors Club: Total lifetime gifts of $2,500,000 and above.
Immaculate Heart of Mary Benefactors Club: Total lifetime gifts of $1,000,000 to $2,499,999.
"Abundant Life" Benefactors Club: Total lifetime gifts of $500,000 to $999,999.
The Presidential Society
The Presidential Society acknowledges Marywood's most generous annual benefactors. A gift of $2,000 or more for the fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) will enroll you in the Presidential Society.
Clubs Within The Presidential Society
Sister Theresa Maxis, IHM Club: Total gifts of $20,000 or more in one fiscal year.
Father Louis Gillet Club: Total gifts of $10,000 to $19,999 in one fiscal year.
Sister M. St. Mary Orr, IHM Club: Total gifts of $5,000 to $9,999 in one fiscal year.
Sister M. Coleman Nee, IHM Club: Total gifts of $2,000 to $4,999 in one fiscal year.
The Legacy Society
The Marywood Legacy Society honors benefactors who have established planned gifts with Marywood University or have named Marywood as a beneficiary in their estate plans, either through a bequest, deferred pledge agreement, trust, gift annuity, pooled income fund or retirement account.
As a member of the Legacy Society, you will enjoy exclusive benefits, such as:
- Potential tax advantages associated with a variety of planned gifts.
- Invitation to the Legacy Society dinner, held during Reunion Weekend.
- Opportunities to meet and interact with other Legacy Society members, who are among Marywood's most successful and dynamic benefactors.
- Individual listing as a Legacy Society member in the president's Annual Benefactor Report.