Leadership Giving Societies

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United Way of the Midlands Tocqueville Society - Established in 1988 to recognize outstanding philanthropy, the society is named after the Frenchman, Alexis de Tocqueville, who wrote extensively about the unique character of American society - liberty, equality, and the spirit of "neighbor helping neighbor." The Alexis de Tocqueville Society recognizes annual gifts of $10,000 or more, and currently has 271 members.

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United Way of the Midlands Bridgebuilders Society - Established in 1989, the Bridgebuilders Society recognizes individuals and families making annual gifts of $1,000 to $9,999. Such gifts represent a new level of community participation and involvement which helps bridge the gap between the increasing needs in our community and the services available to meet them. There are more than 2,900 local Bridgebuilders strengthening the local community through their support of United Way of the Midlands.

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