Affinities & Societies

Inner Circle

 The members of Wagner’s Inner Circle form the influential core of annual supporters at the highest levels of giving. This group of more than 200 alumni, parents, and friends each contributes a total of $1,500 or more to Wagner every year. They are vital to Wagner’s ability to be innovative in its curriculum, supportive to its students, and proactive in campus maintenance. Visit our site for more information or contact Patrick Mooney at 718-420-4529 or patrick.mooney@wagner.edu


Chai Society

 The Chai Society is dedicated to  strengthening the ties between Wagner College and the Jewish community. Members of the Chai Society represent a group of community leaders from Staten Island and the New York metropolitan area. Chai Society memberships help support programming such as the Jewish Culture Lectures Series, the Campus Rabbi, the College’s Hillel Chapter and the Holocaust Education & Programming Center. For more information, please contact Stephanie Koch, Institutional Advancement Liaison to the Chai Society at 718-390-3225 or stephanie.koch@wagner.edu


DaVinci Society

The main purpose of the DaVinci Society is to promote greater understanding of Italy and Italian-American contributions to America’s vibrant democratic culture. The generosity of the DaVinci Society provides invaluable experiences and knowledge for the students at Wagner College and the community of Staten Island in promoting the value of Italian heritage. For more information, contact Betty McComiskey, Development Office Liaison for the DaVinci Society at 718-420-4014, or emccomis@wagner.edu.


Friends of the Library

The Wagner College Friends of the Library group works closely with the Dean of the Library and the Office of Institutional Advancement to provide the most effective Library services to students and faculty. It promotes and supports the use of advanced technology to enhance available resources by participating in fundraising activities for Library projects. For more information regarding donations, please contact Kaitlin Girton, Assistant Director of Annual Giving, 718-420-4551, kgirton@wagner.edu.


Friends of the Theater

 The mission of the Friends of the Theatre is to join together in love of the performing arts while recognizing the importance of sustaining and nurturing the theatre program at Wagner College. They seek to promote the program, in all its dimensions, for the betterment of the students, the College and the community at large. For more information regarding donations, please contact Kaitlin Girton, Assistant Director of Annual Giving, 718-420-4551, kgirton@wagner.edu.


Heritage Society

 Members of the Heritage Society help secure the future and ensure the vitality of Wagner College by including the College in their estate and/or financial plans.  More than 200 members of the Heritage Society have already made a commitment to the lasting future of Wagner College and we encourage alumni and friends to be part of the future of the College.  Contact David Martin, Director of College Relations at 718-420-4341 or via e-mail at dmartin@wagner.edu to learn more or to join.


Oval Society

The Oval Society is a group of highly inspired, and engaged individuals that give to Wagner exclusively through the recurring gift program. We’re asking you to become a member of the Oval Society, and make a difference by making a monthly recurring gift to the Wagner Fund. This is only open right now to GOLD group members. You can establish your first monthly recurring gift online at wagner.edu/give.

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