Associate Partners in Leadership
The Associate Partners in Leadership are graduates of the last decade who make an annual gift of at least $100 for every year since their graduation date, working towards an annual gift of $1,000 while receiving the full benefits of the Partners in Leadership during the ten year escalation. Young alumni in the early stages of their career are invited to join this group, following paths at this rate or greater:
Year Graduated Gift Amount
Partners in Leadership
Donors who make annual gifts of $1,000 or more become Partners in Leadership – an exceptional core of supporters who make a significant difference in the lives of SUNY Cortland students.
The men and women who support the College at this level each year demonstrate an extra measure of commitment for which we are grateful. Leadership gifts have a profound impact at SUNY Cortland and help make dreams a reality.
Partners in Leadership receive the following special opportunities that set them apart as the College’s most generous supporters:
An invitation to and recognition at the annual appreciation dinner
A listing in the annual report
Invitations to athletic and cultural arts programs
Special access to advance tickets for our performing arts programs
Most important, Partners in Leadership enjoy the satisfaction of playing a key role in the present and future of SUNY Cortland by supporting today’s students as they become tomorrow’s leaders. These partner’s commitment to excellence at SUNY Cortland leads by example and inspires others to make similarly generous gifts.
Partners in Leadership Annual Giving Levels
Illumination Society ($50,000 and up)
Tioughnioga Society ($25,000 to $49,999)
President’s Leadership Circle ($10,000 to $24,999)
Lyceum Society ($5,000 to $9,999)
1868 Society ($1,868 to $4,999)
Committee of One Thousand ($1,000 to $1,867)