Which society is the best fit for your philanthropic goals?

Philanthropic societies

University of Chicago donors are part of a lively, distinguished community—philanthropists who share a belief in the transformative power of education and the capacity of individuals to better our world through their own energy, drive, and imagination.

Learn more about how the University celebrates philanthropic leadership, including special access and courtesies for society members.

Chicago Society

For donors who contribute a total of $2,500 or more annually.

Harper Society

For donors whose cumulative support totals $500,000 or more.

Maroon Loyalty Society

For loyal donors who give to UChicago for three or more consecutive years.

Odyssey Scholarship Society

For leadership donors who make an annual gift of $25,000 or more to the University of Chicago’s Odyssey Scholarship Program.

Phoenix Society

For donors who make estate commitments or life income arrangements.

A Celebration of Leaders in Philanthropy, June 2015