Lifetime and Major Giving Societies

Donors who support AGU with major annual gifts or significant lifetime support create an important base which allows AGU programs and initiatives to thrive year after year. Major annual gifts allow AGU to explore the new programming that best serves our members’ work.

1919 Society

The 1919 Society recognizes extraordinary support of $100,000 or more. Membership is based on major gifts and/or lifetime cumulative giving. Benefits of belonging to the 1919 Society include:

      • All benefits associated with annual giving societies in the year of your donation
      • One free registration to Fall Meeting in the year of qualifying donation
      • Invitation to special events at Fall Meeting
      • Recognition in the printed annual report
      • Invitation to yearly teleconference on AGU developments and happenings with CEO and President
      • Special Leadership Update newsletter

William Bowie Society

The William Bowie Society recognizes extraordinary support of $50,000 or more. Membership is based on major gifts and/or lifetime cumulative giving. Benefits of belonging to the William Bowie Society include:

      • All benefits associated with annual giving societies in the year of your donation
      • One free registration to Fall Meeting in the year of qualifying donation
      • Invitation to special events at Fall Meeting
      • Recognition in the printed annual report
      • Invitation to yearly teleconference on AGU developments and happenings with CEO and President
      • Special Leadership Update newsletter

Principal Society

The Principal Society recognizes annual support of $25,000 or more. Membership is based on annual major gifts. Benefits of belonging to the Principal Society include:

      • All benefits associated with annual giving societies in the year of your donation
      • One free registration to Fall Meeting in the year of donation
      • Recognition in the printed annual report
      • Invitation to yearly teleconference on AGU developments and happenings with CEO and President
      • Special Leadership Update newsletter

Benefactors Circle

The Benefactors Circle recognizes annual support of $5,000 or more. Membership is based on annual gifts and benefits of belonging to the Benefactors Circle include:

    • All benefits associated with annual giving societies in the year of your donation
    • Recognition in the printed annual report
    • Invitation to yearly teleconference on AGU developments and happenings with CEO and President
    • Special Leadership Update newsletter

Lifetime Supporters

Lifetime Supporters are generous AGU members who make a one-time gift of $1,200 or more while purchasing a Life Membership. Benefits of being a Lifetime Supporter include:

  • All benefits associated with annual giving societies in the year of your donation
  • Recognition in the on-line annual report

Please consider supporting AGU’s mission and goals by making a gift.