Become a Member



Women & Philanthropy was established in 1994, when a group of women at UCLA recognized that their influence and financial resources were critical to the future of the University. To date, our members have given more than $161 million to virtually every area of the campus.

Women & Philanthropy members enjoy opportunities to:

  • Engage in the life of the University through invitations to dynamic special events featuring UCLA’s leading-edge programs and exciting new academic and medical research
  • Meet top University leaders, professors and philanthropists
  • Connect and create meaningful relationships with other like-minded women who are passionate about UCLA through exclusive social and networking opportunities
  • Mentor and inspire the next generation of philanthropic leaders

Giving levels:

  • Circle Membership: A $25,000+ gift or pledge; includes a five-year membership and invitations to all events and communications
  • Lifetime Membership: A one-time gift or total giving to UCLA of $250,000; gives members lifetime participation in Women & Philanthropy
  • University Leadership Membership: High-level academic, administrative and athletic leadership; allows honorary membership.
  • Associate Membership: An annual gift of $2,500+; offers invitations to specific events and communications

To learn more about joining Women & Philanthropy, click here.