Giving Societies and Clubs

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.