​Giving Societies​

Our giving societies have been established to honor our donors who give of their time and resources to make the University of Findlay an outstanding private university. 

Membership is based on giving level including corporate matching gifts during the fiscal year August 1 - July 31. You can get to the next level with your gift simply by checking to see if your employer offers a matching gift program.  Click here to see if your company is part of our Matching Gift Program.

Giving Societies

Every gift to The Findlay Fund makes a difference, whether it is one dollar, one hundred dollars or one thousand dollars.

The University of Findlay currently recognizes donors to the Findlay Fund of $1,000 or more through the President's Leadership Society and donors to our Equestrian Studies Programs through the Saddle Club.

President's Leadership Society

The President’s Leadership Giving Society recognizes donors to the Findlay Fund who believe in the power of a Findlay education to solve problems and improve society.  They know that a Findlay education prepares difference-makers who change our world.  
Alumni, parents and friends who contribute a minimum of $1,000 in a given fiscal year, including matching gifts, are members of the President’s Leadership Giving Societies. Their faithful support ensures the University of Findlay’s position as a leader in private education.

The President's Council
$1,000 to $2,499

The Scholar's Circle
$2,500 to $4,999

The Deans' Council
$5,000 to $9,999

The President's Leadership Circle
$10,000 to $24,999

The Trustees' Council
$25,000 to $99,999

The Chairman's Circle
$100,000 or more

Saddle Club

Saddle Club is a giving society recognizing donors who contribute to the University of Findlay Equestrian Studies Programs.

Blue Ribbon
up to $249
A gift at this level could support student travel to regional equine events.

Reserve Champion
$250 to $499
A gift at this level could support students competing in horse shows representing UF.

$500 to $999
A gift at this level could provide students with networking opportunities with high profile horse professionals.

Bronze Medal
$1,000 to $2,499
A gift at this level could support national and international internship opportunities for students.

Silver Medal
$2,500 to $4,999
A gift at this level could support arena equipment.

Gold Medal
$5,000 to $9,999
A gift at this level could support necessities like arena footing designed for high-level equine athletes and barn expansions.
Questions? Contact the Office of Annual Giving at 419-434-4008 or [email protected].