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Reunion 2016 Results!


The Office of Annual Giving would like to thank the reunion attendees, volunteers and participants for their hard work in making Reunion 2016 a success. The reunioning Spelman alumnae classes ending in one and six made a significant impact through their philanthropic contributions. Overall, Reunion 2016 alumnae contributed $916,613 in outright gifts and pledges, with 38 percent alumnae participation.

During Blue Note, our Philanthropy Award winners were:

Class of 1966 earned the Four-Year Cumulative Class Gift award with $1,238,950.

Class of 1966 also captured the Every Woman...Every Year! Class Participation with 66 percent of their class making gifts.

Class of 1996 secured the Reunion 2016 Class Gift award by raising $153,218 from their classmates this fiscal year.

Class of 2006 took the top spot for Most Significant Class Pledge by committing to give $101,777 to Spelman to be paid before their next reunion.

The most consistent donors from each class are listed as follows:

Class of 1941: Edith Arnold Hambrick

Class of 1946: Mary Stephens Dansby

Class of 1951: Emma Hardnett Bush

Class of 1956: Doris Alberta Patterson

Class of 1961: Melvis Evans Atkinson and Gwendolyn Harris Middlebrooks

Class of 1966: Phoebe Lydia Bailey

Class of 1971: Gloria Smith Elder

Class of 1976: Sharon Elaine Owens

Class of 1981: Angela Birch Cox

Class of 1986: Eloise A. Alexis

Class of 1991: Che’ Denee Watkins

Class of 1996: Jennifer Rose McZier

Class of 2001: Rayna N. Brown

Class of 2006: Quinnisha Marion

Class of 2011: Adelia A. Wilder

Please click here to view the Reunion 2016 Philanthropy Awards criteria.

Thank you for your ongoing support!

Reunion Class Giving Participation