Introducing the 1873 Circle

The 1873 Circle Comprises UNG’S Most Generous Leaders.


 
 
With annual philanthropic contributions of $1,000 and greater, 1873 Circle members put their passion for UNG to work, playing a critical role in the advancement and success of the university and its future graduates.

President’s Circle

Annual gifts of $25,000 and greater

  • 1873 Circle Member Decal
  • Invitation to annual President’s Circle Celebration in Spring
  • Print version of annual Donor Impact Report
  • Recognition in Fall UNG Magazine (for prior fiscal year contributions)
  • Invitation to annual event at the home of the University President
  • Name placement on Donor Recognition Wall on Dahlonega and Gainesville campuses
  • Opportunity to establish a permanently-named endowment fund; special pin presentation during President’s Circle Celebration

Regent’s Circle

Annual gifts of $10,000 – $24,999

  • 1873 Circle Member Decal
  • Invitation to annual President’s Circle Celebration in Spring
  • Print version of annual Donor Impact Report
  • Recognition in Fall UNG Magazine (for prior fiscal year contributions)
  • Invitation to annual event at the home of the University President
  • Name placement on Donor Recognition Wall on Dahlonega and Gainesville campuses

Chairman’s Circle

Annual gifts of $5,000 – $9,999

  • 1873 Circle Member Decal
  • Invitation to annual President’s Circle Celebration in Spring
  • Print version of annual Donor Impact Report
  • Recognition in Fall UNG Magazine (for prior fiscal year contributions)
  • Invitation to annual event at the home of the University President

Trustee’s Circle

Annual gifts of $2,500 – $4,999

  • 1873 Circle Member Decal
  • Invitation to annual President’s Circle Celebration in Spring
  • Print version of annual Donor Impact Report

Dean’s Circle*

Annual gifts of $1,000 – $2,499

  • 1873 Circle Member Decal
  • Invitation to annual President’s Circle Celebration in Spring

*For graduates of the last decade (G.O.L.D.), the following exemption is allowed to join the Dean’s Circle:

  • $250 donation for graduates of the last five years
  • $500 donation for graduates of the last six to ten years

 
 
Visit unggive.org/1873circle to learn more and to join UNG’s new leadership giving circle for the 2019-2020 year.


1873 Circle Members – 2018-2019 Academic Year

 

President’s Circle

$25,000 and greater
Anonymous
AT&T Foundation
Mr. George E. Coleman, Jr.
Estate of William N. Cannon
Estate of Josie Parker Greene
Estate of John T. Lamb
Estate of Julius T. Morgan
Estate of Claude Williams, Jr.
Nathaniel and Frances Fincher Hansford
Kay S. Swanson Charitable Foundation
King Family Private Foundation Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. King, III
Mr. and Mrs. Nicholas W. Massengill
The Family of Charles A. McClure
McClure Family Foundation
Joe and Gail McClure
North Georgia Community Foundation
The George and Carol Olmsted
Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Ralph V. Prescott
Mr. John W. M. Roberts
E. Paul & Frankie K. Stringer
Dean and Kay Stewart Swanson
University System of Georgia
Foundation, Inc.
Wayne Farms, LLC
Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation, Inc.
David E. Williams
Hilliard A. Wilbanks Foundation, Inc

Regent’s Circle

$10,000 – $24,999
Anonymous (3)
Atlanta International Education
Group, LLC
Dr. and Mrs. C. E. “Chip” Branch, Jr.
Craig and Susan Cappy
Ralph and Mary Cleveland
Conley Smith ePublishing, LLC
Jim and Faye Crupi

Crystal Farms, Inc.
COL (Ret.) and Mrs. Wayne Dill
Mr. and Mrs. Julian W. Eidson
Estate of Mary Ruth Miller
James M. and Ellen C. Ewing
Bo and Carolyn Fears
Fincher-Loughridge Foundation, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. H. Carter Haley
Ms. Gretchen A. Hall
Bert and Kristie Harrison
John M. and Marilyn B. Healey
Jackson EMC Foundation, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Jones, III
Nancy and Les Juneau
The Olin B. King Foundation
Dr. Randy and Peggy Kirner
Mall of GA Chrysler Dodge Jeep
Mar-Jac Poultry, Inc.
John P. and Mary Helen Mashburn
McGruder
COL B. Parker Miller III, USMC (Ret.)
Phyllis Fincher Parsons
Dr. and Mrs. Jeff Payne
Mary Jane Fincher Peterson
MAJ (Ret.) and Mrs. P. J. Rodgers
Mr. and Mrs. George Finley Routon
COL (Ret.) Johnny D. Rusin and COL
(Ret.) Jo B. Rusin
Paula Gibbs Strange
Jackie D. Woodard

Chairman’s Circle

$5,000 – $9,999
Anonymous (2)
Dr. Edith Belden and Bradley Belden
Dr. and Mrs. Mac A. Callaham
MAJ (Ret.) and Mrs. Luis Carreras
DataPath, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. John Dixon
Mr. and Mrs. Jack H. Elrod, III
Jimmy and Marie Faulkner
Fieldale Farms Corporation
Dr. Karen Frost and Mr. Eddie Frost
Mr. and Mrs. Michael A. Glowatch
GreyStone Power Corporation

Linda Hughes Pruitt Hardie
Mike and Robin Higley
Mrs. Elizabeth P. Johnson
Mr. and Mrs. David A. Jordan
Mallory & Evans Development, Inc.
Michael D. and Sally S. Masters
John and Shirley Meredith
MidwayUSA Foundation, Inc.
Milton Truss Company
Morrow Family Medicine
Dr. and Mrs. James R. Morrow
Mr. Arthur H. Murphy
Frank and Elizabeth Nix
Mr. Tim Noble
Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. John I. Orrison
Bill W. Pope
Mr. and Mrs. William S. Prince
Dr. and Mrs. Ronald P. Roper
Rushton & Company
SKF USA, Inc.
Mr. H. Verne Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Joshua D. Teteak
The Kosciuszko Foundation,
The American Center of Polish Culture
MG (Ret.) and Mrs. Jack C. Wheeler
LCDR Matthew and Alecia Wilder

Trustee’s Circle

$2,500 – $4,999
117 donors

Dean’s Circle

$1,000 – $2,499
296 donors

Recognized donors made cash donations to UNG from July 1, 2018 –June 30, 2019. Accuracy is important to us. For questions or corrections, please contact the Office of Donor Relations at (706) 864-1548.