Recognition Societies

Deerfield recognizes individuals who have made significant donations to annual support and in support of capital projects and endowment. Contributions to any one of the societies listed below will receive special recognition in the Academy’s Annual Report.

Leadership Gift Levels

The Green and White

$1-$1,796 (not yet 15th Reunion); $1-$4,999

The 1797 Society

Named in honor of the year in which Deerfield Academy was founded, the Society has four levels (Members, Barton Circle, Ashley Circle, and Sheldon Circle) which recognize leadership gifts to the Annual Fund.

  • Member (not yet 15th Reunion) $1,797-$24,999
  • Member $5,000-$24,999
  • Barton Circle $25,000-$49,999
  • Ashley Circle $50,000-$99,999*
  • Sheldon Circle $100,000 and above*

*Includes total giving to annual givingcapital projects  and/or endowment.