President's Leadership Society

The President's Leadership Society recognizes donors for annual gifts of $1,000 or more to the Puget Sound Alumni Fund, Parents Fund, or Friends Fund. Members of the President's Leadership Society are recognized at an annual event.

The President's Leadership Society celebrates the shared commitment to a college that changes lives. Members are a special group of the college's most generous donors to the Alumni, Parents, and Friends Funds. President's Leadership Society support benefits the entire community by making a Puget Sound education more enriching and affordable for all students.

The greatest benefit of making an annual leadership gift is the difference you make in the lives of Puget Sound students. In honor of their generous support, President's Leadership Society members also enjoy:

  • opportunities to connect with the president and other President's Leadership Society members at on-campus and regional events
  • periodic communications about strategic initiatives and priorities at Puget Sound
  • special recognition in donor reports

What your membership means

As a member of the President's Leadership Society, you will help to sustain the university's legacy of excellence and its culture of leadership. Unrestricted leadership gifts to University of Puget Sound benefit our entire community by enhancing our academic program and making a Puget Sound education more affordable for all students. Your investment in Puget Sound each and every year through the President's Leadership Society provides financial aid to deserving students, sustains the quality of our gifted faculty, and maintains our stunning campus. Your gifts enable our students, the next generation's leaders, to realize their full potential as creative and productive global citizens.

President's Leadership Society Levels:

Founders Council [$100,000 and up]

Founders Associates [$50,000 to $99,999]

President's Cabinet [$25,000 to $49,999]

President's Circle [$10,000 to $24,999]

President's Council [$5,000 to $9,999]

President's Associates [$2,500 to $4,999]

President's Club [$1,000 to $2,499]

Maroon and White [$100 for each year since graduation]

Matching gifts count toward recognition. Gifts from Puget Sound couples are combined and credit is given for the total gift.

Matching Gifts
Many corporations offer matching gift programs that double or triple the impact of your contribution. Contact your human resources office to learn more about the programs available at your company.

A Special Opportunity for Young Alumni
Graduating seniors may join the President's Leadership Society at the Maroon and White level with a gift of $100. By increasing their gifts by $100 each year, young alumni can maintain Maroon and White membership until their 10th reunion year or until they reach another society membership level.

Young alumni may join the President’s Leadership Society for a gift of $100 for each year since graduation.

Become a Member
To find out how to join the President's Leadership Society, or for more information about giving to University of Puget Sound, please contact the Office of Annual Giving at 253.879.2923 (866.GO.LOGGERS) or

Your support makes a powerful difference! Make your leadership level gift today.