Giving Programs

Become a member of one of our giving societies and designate your gift to an aspect of the Scripps experience you are passionate about!*

Young Leader Giving Society

Scripps offers a graduated giving ladder to recognize young alumnae for their new gifts to support the Scripps community. Become an Ellen Browning Scripps Society (EBSS) Young Leader level donor by matching your gift amount to the following giving levels:


Years After Graduation Gift Amount
1-4 $100
5-9 $500
10-14 $1,000
15-19 $1,500


Ellen Browning Scripps Society

The Ellen Browning Scripps Society is the College’s oldest established tradition of giving. By making a gift to Scripps at the Ellen Browning Scripps Society level, you take on a leadership role and demonstrate your commitment to the distinctive mission and achievements of the College. Your membership provides unique perks, including firsthand access to campus news and special events.


Giving Society Gift Amount
La Semeuse $2,000-$4,999
Cum Laude $5,000-$9,999
Magna Cum Laude $10,000-$24,999
Summa Cum Laude $25,000-$49,000
The President’s Circle $50,000+


Parent Leadership Council

Members of the Parent Leadership Council (PLC) provide direction, inspiration, and guidance to other Scripps parents and to the wider College community. Any parent or family member who makes an annual gift of at least $2,000 to The Parent Fund, a designation of The Scripps Fund for families, gains membership to this honored society. PLC members enjoy a special relationship with Scripps, including exclusive events and opportunities to meet with Scripps leadership.


Day of Giving

Day of Giving is our annual 24-hour fundraising challenge. Fully crowdfunded, your gifts on Day of Giving support innovative academic programs, a sustainable campus, student scholarships, and much more. Join the rest of the Scripps community in giving back during these special events.


Matching Gift Program

Matching Gift Portal

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and are willing to match charitable contributions made by their employees and/or their spouses. To see if your employer supports this program, check with your company’s human resources department.

To make a matching gift, contact our office. We are happy to guide you through the process!

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to learn about how your gift makes a difference, contact us today.

The Scripps Fund
1030 Columbia Ave, #2009
Claremont, CA 91711
[email protected]

*To become a member of one of our giving societies, your annual gifts must equal or exceed the below amounts between July 1 and June 30 each year.