The Theodore C. Search Society

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Established in 2011, The Theodore C. Search Society recognizes those individuals who demonstrate leadership through philanthropy. Named in honor of the University’s founder, the Search Society is the institution’s most prestigious donor society, honoring the steadfast commitment of our most loyal supporters.

As key investors in the next generation of leaders, Search Society members help bring our mission to life by fostering an environment of growth, innovation and excellence in education. Their generosity directly impacts the student experience, creating unparalleled educational opportunities at the University. 

Any donor who contributes $1,000 and above during the fiscal year (July 1-June 30) automatically becomes a Search Society member. The gift may be given to The PhilaU Fund or designated to a specific University initiative. 

For more information on the Search Society, please contact Elona Lakuriqi, Director of Alumni Relations and Annual Giving, at 215.951.2186 or lakuriqie@PhilaU.edu.

 

Membership Levels

Founder

$25,000 and above

Benefactor

$10,000 - $24,999

Fellow

$5,000 - $9,999

Associate

$2,500 - $4,999

Member

$1,000 - $2,499


Member Benefits

  • ●  Invitations to special University events 
    ●  Listing on Search Society donor plaque in The Kanbar Campus Center
    ●  Special recognition in the Honor Roll of Donors
    ●  Opportunities to network, strengthen relationships and form new connections within the PhilaU community
    ●  Official Search Society campus parking pass
    ●  Exclusive Search Society member pin
    ●  “Proud Supporter of PhilaU” window decal

Search Society Young Members

The Search Society Young Members recognition level has been created to encourage and promote leadership giving by our most recent graduates. The program recognizes the graduates of the last ten years who participate at the following levels:

1 - 4 Years

$100

5 - 7 Years

$250

8 - 9 Years

$500

10 Years

$1,000