President's Council

The annual President's Council Dinner, which honors the College's major donors, is held in Worcester's historic Mechanics Hall.

This year's dinner will be held October 25, 2014View photos from the 2013 dinner.

The 2013 dinner featured vocal performances by reigning "AC Idol" champion Elizabeth Kayitesi '15, as well as Allison Baxter '15, Matt Angelini '13 and Kristen Clarke '15, with each performing a solo selection from the upcoming Assumption Theater production of Les Miserables, coming to Worcester's Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts April 4-6. a speech by student speaker Michael Carpentier '14 and remarks from President Cesareo about some of the programs that donors help to finance, such as the Rome campus, the SOPHIA program and the Tagaste Project, all featured in the winter 2014 issue of Assumption Magazine.

The President’s Council is a leadership giving society of alumni, parents and friends who demonstrate a willingness to invest in the future of Assumption College on an ongoing basis. The commitment to support the College annually as a member of the Council will provide the President with the resources needed to ensure that Assumption remains a highly-selective, liberal arts and sciences college that will continue to attract talented students and a distinguished faculty.

The annual President’s Council Dinner, which honors the College’s major donors, is held in Worcester’s historic Mechanics Hall.

Membership Levels

Membership in the President’s Council will be available to alumni, parents and friends of Assumption College who meet one of the following annual requirements:

Founder’s Club: A gift of $10,000 or more

Benefactor’s Club: A gift of $5,000 or more

Councilor’s Club: A gift of $2,500 or more

President’s Club: A gift of $1,000 or more

Associate Membership: Offered to alumni who graduated less than 10 years ago at the following levels:

  • $250 annually: graduates out 1-4 years
  • $500 annually: graduates out 5-9 years

For their fifth reunion, Associate Members are asked to step up to the $500 level; for their tenth reunion, Associate Members are asked to step up to the $1,000 level.

Joint Membership: Recognizing that a President's Council contribution is a shared decision, a couple may choose to be identified as a joint member at the appropriate level.

Lifetime Membership: Lifetime membership is extended to those who make a gift of $25,000 or more in one year. These individuals will be invited to the President's Council dinner and listed in the membership roster in perpetuity.

Corporate Matching Gifts will count toward membership levels in the President's Council.

President's Council Scholarships

Members of the Assumption College President's Council can establish and name a four year scholarship award by pledging $10,000, payable over four years.