Donor Recognition Societies




Philanthropy has played a significant role in Jefferson’s successes since the University’s founding in 1824. Contributions from our most loyal supporters have provided the resources to help Jefferson become a national leader in research, education and patient care.

President's Club
Donors join this distinguished group when they make an annual gift of $2,500 or more in the fiscal year. President’s Club members provide valuable resources for students, researchers and clinicians while sending a message to others that Jefferson is an institution worthy of investment. In return for the support, we offer benefits to President’s Club members at four levels:

Member: $2,500 to $4,999
  • Invitation to the members-only President’s Club evening reception hosted by the President and CEO 
  • Recognition in Jefferson's annual Philanthropy Report
  • Scholarship donors are invited to Jefferson's annual scholarship dinner celebration in the spring 
  • SKMC alumni will receive an invitation to a private breakfast with the dean and provost during Alumni Weekend in the fall
  • TJU Alumni will receive an invitation to an annual private breakfast with the college deans
Partner: $5,000 to $9,999
  • Invitation to the members-only President's Club evening reception hosted by the President and CEO 
  • Recognition in Jefferson's annual Philanthropy Report
  • Scholarship donors are invited to Jefferson's annual scholarship dinner celebration in the spring
  • SKMC alumni will receive an invitation to a private breakfast with the dean and provost during Alumni Weekend in the fall
  • TJU Alumni will receive an invitation to an annual private breakfast with the college deans
  • Three parking passes per fiscal year to convenient garages at Jefferson
Founder: $10,000 to $24,999
  • Invitation to the members-only President's Club evening reception hosted by the President and CEO
  • Recognition in Jefferson's annual Philanthropy Report
  • Scholarship donors are invited to Jefferson's annual scholarship dinner celebration in the spring
  • SKMC alumni will receive an invitation to a private breakfast with the dean and provost during Alumni Weekend in the fall
  • TJU Alumni will receive an invitation to an annual private breakfast with the college deans
  • Three parking passes per fiscal year to convenient garages at Jefferson 
  • One year of Jefferson Signature Services, which includes access to a JSS patient navigator and expedited appointments across all Jefferson facilities
  • Special invitations to private events with Jefferson's leadership

Chairman's Circle: $25,000 and more

  • Invitation to the members-only President's Club evening reception hosted by the President and CEO 
  • Recognition in Jefferson's annual Philanthropy Report
  • Scholarship donors are invited to Jefferson's annual scholarship dinner celebration in the spring
  • SKMC alumni will receive an invitation to a private breakfast with the dean and provost during Alumni Weekend in the fall
  • TJU Alumni will receive an invitation to an annual private breakfast with the college deans
  • Three parking passes per fiscal year to convenient garages at Jefferson 
  • One year of Jefferson Signature Services, which includes access to a JSS patient navigator and expedited appointments across all Jefferson facilities
  • Special invitations to private events with Jefferson's leadership
  • Special Jefferson Ambassadors communications from the President and CEO throughout the year

Download the giving benefits list here.

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The 1824 Society
Jefferson established the 1824 Society to honor individuals who have included Jefferson in their estate plans. By providing benefits that last beyond a lifetime, donors ensure that Jefferson will remain a superior academic medical center. Supporters who have informed us of their estate plans receive invitations to special events. Read more

Questions about Jefferson's Donor Recognition Societies?


Contact Lauren Jinks Coffey at 215-955-1684 or lauren.coffey@jefferson.edu


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