Donor Recognition Giving Societies


Philanthropy has been the cornerstone of the Greenwood Genetic Center's 40 year history. To honor donors who include the Center in their philanthropic plans each year, the GGC Foundation has created the Founder's Society. The Double Helix Society and Friends of the Center, to gratefully recognize and acknowledge these donations in meaningful ways.

Lifetime Giving Society

The Founder's Society

Lifetime Gifts of $25,000 and above (cumulative)

  • Benefactor
  • $100,000 and above
  • Humanitarian
  • $50,000-$99,999
  • Patron
  • $25,000-$49,999

The Founder's Society is an esteemed society that helps the Center make a transformational impact. This special lifetime giving society celebrates these donors in the following ways:

  • Invitation to Double Helix Society Recognition Reception
  • Invitation to the GGC Christmas Party
  • Donor Recognition at the GGC Annual Meeting and on the Wall of Donors
  • Special updates from GGC as they are released

Annual Giving Societies

The Double Helix Society

Annual Gifts of $1,000 and above

  • Trustees' Healing Forum
  • $5,000 and above
  • Director's Treatment Council
  • $2,500-$4,999
  • Discovery Circle
  • $1,000-$2,499

The Double Helix Society is a very special recognition club that honors annual donors and their dedication to supporting the GGC Foundation and provides acknowledgement in the following ways:

  • Invitation to Double Helix Society Recognition Reception
  • Invitation to the GGC Christmas Party
  • Donor Recognition at the GGC Annual Meeting and on the Wall of Donors
  • Special updates from GGC as they are released

Giving Greater Care Society

Annual Gifts of $100-$999

  • Gold Genome Level
  • $500-$999
  • Silver Chromosome Level
  • $250-$499
  • Bronze Gene Level
  • $100-$249

The Giving Greater Care Society will receive recognition in the following ways for their thoughtful support and commitment to the Center's mission:

  • Donor Recognition on the GGC Wall of Donors
  • Special updates from GGC as they are released