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Giving at Providence College

The Road to Veritas Starts Here

Here at Providence College, we believe in truth. We understand that faith and reason – through the power of education – can enlighten minds, open hearts, and transform lives. Our Providence College donors help us live out this mission and illuminate the path forward, so that every Providence College student may find Veritas

Ways to Give

Impact in Action

Giving Societies

The Loyal Friar Society recognizes donors who support the College at any giving level for at least three consecutive years. Members range from alumni who graduated in the 1950s to members of the FOLD (Friars of the Last Decade), to faculty, staff, and friends.

The St. Dominic Society is the leadership giving society at Providence College. With more than 2,000 donors, the St. Dominic Society provides generous support to help PC attract a more diverse student population by ensuring greater access to financial aid, enhanced academic programs, improved academic and athletics facilities, and increased financial stability.

St. Dominic Society Giving Levels
Centennial Circle | $100,000 and above
Founders Circle | $50,000 to $99,999
Trustees Circle | $25,000 to $49,999
Presidents Circle | $10,000 to $24,999
Veritas Circle | $5,000 to $9,999
Benefactors Circle | $1,917 to $4,999

Recent Graduate St. Dominic Society
Senior Gift | $100-$500+
1 – 5 years | $100-$500+
6-10 years | $500-$1,000+
11-14 years | $1,000-$1917+
15 years | $1,917+

Named in honor of Harkins Hall, the Harkins Society recognizes the many benefactors who have named Providence College in their estate plans through bequests or other types of deferred gifts.

In acknowledgment of those who have given so much over their lifetime, the 1917 Society recognizes cumulative giving to Providence College. Membership is extended to donors who have contributed at one of the four 1917 Society giving levels during his/her lifetime:

  • Platinum Torchbearer $1,000,000 and above
  • Gold Torchbearer $750,000 to $999,999
  • Silver Torchbearer $500,000 to $749,999
  • Bronze Torchbearer $250,000 to $499,999

Born of the Providentia Endowed Fund, an initiative to support women’s projects at PC, the Providentia Society is committed to growing leadership and engagement among female Friars. Members enjoy regular communication with the College, special events with College administrators, and networking opportunities with alumni and students.