Giving Societies

The Jacksonville State University Foundation thanks dedicated alumni, friends, and organizations who contribute to making the university a place of excellence for our students. The JSU Foundation recognizes donors in the annual Honor Roll of Contributors, published each year.

Those not listed in the society or club giving levels are included as “donors” in the Honor Roll of Contributors. The support of the many alumni and friends who make contributions through the JSU Foundation is greatly appreciated.

Gifts qualify individuals and organizations for membership in one of the following recognition clubs or societies at the following levels:

Century Club

Broad-based financial support is the key to JSU’s continued growth and development. Members of the Century Club, those who contribute $100 to $249 annually, have acknowledged their desire to assist the university in its never-ending pursuit of excellence.

Century Club Lapel Pin

Patrons' Club

Donations to the JSU Foundation in the amount of $250 to $499 annually will qualify the donor for honorary membership in the Patrons’ Club. A growing membership helps to ensure opportunities for student achievement.

Patrons Club Lapel Pin

Benefactors' Club

The Benefactors’ Club was established to salute donors who give $500 to $999 annually. These gifts are vital to the education of Jacksonville State University students.

Benefactors Club Lapel Pin

Magnolia Society

Donors giving $1,000 to $2,499 are recognized through honorary membership in the Magnolia Society. Members of this society provide a vital source of funds to the JSU Foundation.

Magnolia Society Lapel Pin

Mimosa Society

Honorary members of the Mimosa Society contribute $2,500 to $4,999 to the JSU Foundation annually. Their commitment to making Jacksonville State University the best undergraduate institution in the State of Alabama is greatly appreciated.

Mimosa Society Lapel Pin

Founders Society

Annual contributors of $5,000 to $9,999 are recognized as honorary members of the Founder’s Society.

Founder's Society Lapel Pin

President's Society

Donors that have made singular or cumulative gifts and/or pledges totaling between $10,000 and $24,999 for the calendar year are recognized as members of the President’s Society.

President's Society Lapel Pin

1883 Society

Donors that have made singular or cumulative gifts and/or pledges totaling at least $25,000 or more for the calendar year are recognized as members of the elite and prestigious 1883 Society.

1883 Society Lapel Pin

Athletic Scholarship Endowment

The JSU Foundation recognizes people who have made current or planned gifts of at least $50,000 in support of JSU’s Athletic Scholarship Endowment.

Heritage Society

The Jacksonville State University Foundation is pleased to recognize those persons or organizations that have made singular or cumulative gifts, pledges, and/or bequests of other life income gifts totaling at least $100,000 as members of the Heritage Society. Membership includes those who have notified the JSU Foundation in writing of provisions for the JSU Foundation in their wills, of the creation of charitable trusts or of other future gift plans.