Reunion 2015




Alumnae Annual Fund giving is vitally important to the College, and reunion gifts are the cornerstone of alumnae giving.From Wednesday, May 13 through Sunday, May 17, Spelman College alumnae celebrated Reunion 2015. Through each class’ participation and the dedication of volunteers, Reunion 2015 was a great success. A special thank you goes to all of the donors from each class who made a thoughtful and meaningful gift to Spelman this fiscal year. The competition between classes was fierce and each class worked to take home an award and recognition for their ongoing support to Spelman.

The reunion philanthropy awards went to the following classes:


Four Year Cumulative Class Gift
(This award recognizes the class with the largest total amount raised since their last reunion (July 1, 2010 – June 30, 2014.)
Class of 1955 with $628,357


Most Significant Reunion Pledge Total
(This award recognizes the class with the highest amount in documented pledges created in FY15 where payments will conclude before the next reunion cycle (June 30, 2019.)
Class of 1965 with $41,250


Every Woman…Every Year! Class Participation
(This award recognizes the three classes with the highest percentage of donor participation from the beginning of FY15 July 1, 2014 – May 15, 2015 at 2 pm ET.)
Class of 1990 with 66.10% participation
Class of 1965 with 60.87% participation
Class of 1970 with 52.41% participation


Reunion 2015 Class Gift
(This award recognizes the class with the total amount raised from the beginning of FY15 (July 1, 2014 – May 15, 2015 at 2 pm ET.)
Class of 1990 with $255,480
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Alumna Spotlight

My Spelman College education was one of the greatest gifts my parents ever gave to me. My hope is that by giving, other young women will have the same opportunity that I had to receive the best education possible.

Larissa Benifield-Houze, C'92