Honor, commitment, service, leadership, friendship, discovery…all facets of the Converse education and experience.
Since its founding, the Converse experience has been enriched by the gifts of generous alumnae, parents, friends, trustees, faculty, staff, community leaders, corporations and foundations who believe in the value of a Converse education. Our Giving Societies celebrate the University’s most dedicated and generous donors.
Lifetime Giving Society $25,000+
Membership in our Lifetime Giving Society is Converse’s most prestigious recognition for the generosity of donors who have a vital role in sharing the University’s future. Membership is based on cumulative giving over time.
Miss Gee Legacy Society
The Miss Gee Legacy Society is comprised of those wishing to leave a lasting legacy to Converse by including the University in their will or by making a planned gift. Learn more about the Miss Gee Legacy Society and how you can be included.
Guests attend a spring donor appreciation event at the Weisiger Center Annual giving societies recognize donors who contribute to Converse within a given year. Your ongoing support of the Converse Annual Fund helps bridge the gap between tuition and the actual cost of a Converse education by funding scholarships, programming, campus maintenance, and providing critical operational support.
The Leadership Society
The Leadership Society recognizes Converse donors who invest $1,000 during a fiscal year, helping Converse to empower students with the voice, value and vision to effect positive change in the world.
The Purple and Gold Society
The Purple & Gold Society recognizes annual donors who give in the last three (or more) years consecutively. Converse thanks you all for consistently supporting our students and the unique educational experience they receive on this campus.
The Valkyries Club
The Valkyries Club is the official booster organization of the Converse Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. As a member, you will join a host of enthusiastic Valkyries supporters including everyone from Converse alumni, parents, students, faculty and staff to area businesses and friends of Converse. Your membership is crucial in providing financial support for student-athletes
Marsha H. Gibbs Wins 2022 Dexter Edgar Converse Award
On Thursday, April 21, Converse hosted its annual Silver Soirée, celebrating our Lifetime Giving Society members and honoring Marsha H. Gibbs as the Dexter Edgar Converse 2022 award recipient. Named …
Converse’s Trailblazer Program Receives 25K Grant￼
Power:Ed has awarded $25,000 to Converse University’s Trailblazer Expansion Program. The Trailblazer Program is a first-year success program for Converse First-Generation students. The program serves incoming and current Converse students …
Your philanthropy is an investment in the future for Converse students, researchers, and our global impact.
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