Become a member of the Chapel Bell Society by setting up a monthly sustaining gift to Hamilton College.

Your gift is divided into manageable increments, which allows you to maximize the impact of your giving to the College while avoiding a large, one-time charge. As a member of Chapel Bell Society, you’ll receive benefits all year long.

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Benefits of the chapel bell society

  • Hamilton and Kirkland socksGet cozy. Receive a pair of exclusive Chapel Bell Society socks when you establish your monthly sustaining gift.
  • Rep for less. 25% discount on Hamilton or Kirkland apparel at the College Bookstore (use on one item per checkout, in store or online)
  • Cheers. Free drink at The Little Pub during Reunion and Fallcoming/Family weekends, or any time you visit.
  • VIP treatment. We’ll waive your $10 event gift at Fallcoming, Reunions, Welcome to the City, and Alexander Hamilton Birthday Parties.
  • 1812, now within reach! With manageable monthly increments, you may consider contributing at the leadership level to join The 1812 Leadership Circle.
  • Set it and forget it. Donations are automatically deducted monthly from your credit card. Hamilton employees can opt for the convenience of a monthly payroll deduction.
  • It all adds up. To help you keep track, we'll send you written calendar and fiscal year-end summaries of your cumulative giving. (And no more solicitations throughout the year!) 

You can change or discontinue your monthly sustaining gift at any time by calling 315-859-4652.

Start taking advantage of these great benefits and make TODAY the day that you join the Chapel Bell Society. 

Sample yearly sustaining gifts

Monthly Payment Total Payment
$5 $60
$10 $120
$25 $300
$41.67 $500
$83.33 $1,000
$208.33 $2,500*

* Join The 1812 Leadership Circle with an annual gift of $2,500 or more. Membership for young alumni begins at $500 (1-4 years out), $1,000 (5-9 years out), and $1,500 (10-14 years out).

As a young alum, my recurring gift ensures that no matter how much else is changing in my life, my commitment to Hamilton always remains strong.

Alexander DeMoulin —

Class of 2012

Contact Information

Sydney Cross

Associate Director, Annual Giving
315-859-4656 scross@hamilton.edu
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