Giving Societies

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences' Giving Societies acknowledge the dedicated alumni, friends, parents, employees, corporations, and foundations who annually support the College.

These annual gifts help ensure that we are able to provide the highest quality of education and research opportunities for our students and faculty.

To honor those who generously support ACPHS, the College has created five special recognition societies.

1881 Society

1881 Society recognizes constituents of ACPHS who make an annual gift to the College in a single fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). This society was created to honor the year the College was established. President's Society has a tiered structure at various giving levels.
  • Diamond Circle $1,000,000 +
  • Platinum Circle $500,000-$999,999 
  • Gold Circle $250,000-499,999 
  • Silver Circle $100,000-$249,999 
  • Bronze Circle $50,000-$99,999 
  • Chairman’s Circle $25,000-$49,999

President’s Society

President's Society recognizes constituents of ACPHS who make an annual gift to the College in a single fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). This society was created to honor the influential men of the College who were vital to the growth and progress of the College throughout its history. President's Society has a tiered structure at various giving levels.
  • Willis Tucker Circle $10,000-$24,999
  • William Mansfield Circle $5,000-$9,999
  • Archibald McClure Circle $2,500-$4,999
  • Founders Circle $1,881-$2,499
  • DeNuzzo Circle $1,000-$1,880

Maroon and White Society

Maroon and White society recognizes constituents of ACPHS who make an annual gift to the College in a single fiscal year (July 1 - June 30). This society was created to honor donors who give  to College, regardless of the amount. Maroon and White Society has a tiered structure at various giving levels.
  • Benefactors Circle $500 - $999
  • Associates Circle $250 -$499
  • Panthers Circle $100 - $249
  • Campus Circle $50 - $99
  • Patrons Circle $1 - $49

ACPHS Loyalty Society

ACPHS Loyalty Society recognizes constituents of ACPHS who make an annual gift to the College in five or more consecutive years.

Francis J. O’Brien Planned Giving Society

Francis J. O'Brien Planned Giving Society recognizes and honors constituents who have thoughtfully remembered the College with a gift through their will, trust, life insurance, or life income. To become a member, please contact Brian Mohan, Director of Development, at 518-694-7251 or visit our planned giving opportunities.