Recognition Societies

Wilbraham & Monson Academy - through the following Societies - recognizes the impact of those who have made gifts to support the mission of the Academy. Donors receive special communication and accolades throughout the year and are honored within our Annual Report

The Hill Society

The Hill Society recognizes those benefactors of Wilbraham & Monson Academy whose lifetime contributions exceed $1,000,000. Just as the Academy is transformational for students so too has the leadership and extraordinary generosity of these honored supporters transformed and sustained the Academy.

Recognition is based on outright, cumulative giving over time to the Academy for any purpose. Qualifying gifts include: cash, securities, real estate, gifts-in-kind, as well as realized bequests.

The Herbert P. Blake Society

The Herbert P. Blake Society recognizes those donors whose loyalty and dedication have shaped the Academy, and whose lifetime contributions total $100,000 - $999,000.

Recognition is based on outright, cumulative giving over time to the Academy for any purpose. Qualifying gifts include: cash, securities, real estate, gifts-in-kind, as well as realized bequests.

1804 Society

The 1804 Society is a group of committed Alumni, Parents, Alumni Parents, Faculty and Friends whose annual generosity sustains and accelerates the Wilbraham & Monson Academy mission to create transformational experiences for students.

Founders Circle: $100,000+
Wesleyan Circle: $50,000 - $99,999
Old Academy Circle: $25,000 - $49,999
Fisk Circle: $10,000 - $24,999
Binney Circle: $5,000 - $9,999
Mattern Circle: $1,804 - $4,999

Recognition is based on outright giving of cash or cash equivalent gifts. Employer and organization gift matches are included in the total.

Bell & Atlas Society

The Bell & Atlas Society recognizes those donors who renew their support every year. Acknowledgment of their consecutive years of giving is highlighted in our Annual Report and through special recognition accorded for contributions in five, 10, 15 and 20-plus consecutive years. Their loyalty helps sustain the Academy and continues to move us forward.

Recognition begins after two consecutive years of giving, regardless of gift amount or purpose.

Heritage Society

The Heritage Society includes those alumni, parents, faculty and staff who have provided for the future of Wilbraham & Monson Academy by making financial support of the Academy part of their estate plans.

Recognition is open to anyone who has made provisions for the Academy in their will or estate plan regardless of size. Those who have informed us of their plans will be added to the society and honored accordingly. Recognition is accorded posthumously to those who do not make us aware of their plans prior to their passing.