United Way California Capital Region’s Tocqueville Society is a powerful group of local business and civic leaders who individually contribute $10,000 or more and share a similar passion for improving people’s lives – personally and collectively.
The Tocqueville Society recognizes local philanthropic leaders and volunteer champions around the world who have devoted time, talent, and funds to create long-lasting changes by tackling our communities’ most serious issues. Membership in the Tocqueville Society is granted to individuals who contribute at least $10,000.00 annually to United Way.
Membership provides unique professional growth, networking and mentoring opportunities; individual and family volunteer events; community impact partner site visits; and invitations to attend social events including quarterly Tocqueville Breakfasts.
Benefits for Tocqueville Society:
Tours of program sites: see your dollars and the movement in action by touring and meeting the beneficiaries of United Way’s projects
Opportunity to mentor young leaders through United Way’s Young Leaders Society
Opportunity to join United Way’s Women in Philanthropy group
Reception for new members hosted by Tocqueville Society Chair
Personal philanthropic account that allows you to hold your gift to be distributed and allocated as you prefer throughout the year
Opportunity for legacy giving
Family friendly volunteer activities
Priority access to other corporate and social events involving members from our 5 county region (Amador, El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo counties)
Opportunity to join one of United Way’s Impact Councils
Annual Recognition event
Recognition on website
Ability to inspire others by setting a significant level of giving