When you make a gift to Simmons, you know you’re making an investment that has long-term benefits. Your gift supports students who, like you, aspire to do great things in their lives and careers.

Your philanthropy is helping to propel Simmons forward to benefit the next generation of students, and has a profound impact across campus. Now is the perfect time to make your move, make it count, and support Simmons.

Your investment will have a lasting impact on the Simmons community, and the world.

4 Reasons Why Alumnae/i Participation Matters!

Passionate Leaders

Gifts to The Simmons Fund provide our students opportunities to grow their leadership skills both in and out of the classroom. Your support makes this possible.

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Legacy and Estate Gifts

Planned giving offers you a special way to honor the past while preserving the future of Simmons. 

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Giving Societies

Simmons students benefit from your leadership. Learn more about our 1899 Leadership Society and John Simmons Society.

Donor Profiles

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Jean Sharf
Deborah Brittain
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Grace Richardson

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Nearly 9,000 new donors were acquired during the Making Education Work Campaign

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Enid Shapiro
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Scholarships awarded each year to exceptional Simmons students

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Bev Unger
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Professor Edith F. Helman (right) works with a Simmons Student. Courtesy Simmons Archives.