Lifetime Giving Societies
George W. Donaghey Society – This society recognizes cumulative giving of $1,000,000 or more and is named for Governor and Mrs. George W. Donaghey, whose Foundation, through generous grant funds, has made a critical difference in the development of the University, including the development and continuing support of the Donaghey Scholars Honors Program and the CyberCollege.
Raymond Rebsamen Society – This society recognizes cumulative giving of $500,000 to $999,999 and is named for Raymond Rebsamen, who gave the land on which UALR now stands. On August 29, 2008, family members and university officials gathered to witness the unveiling of new signs officially designating the main UALR campus the Raymond Rebsamen campus. In addition, a monument to Mr. Rebsamen and his generosity stands between the Administration Building and Ross Hall.
Ottenheimer Brothers Society – This society recognizes cumulative giving of $250,000 to $499,999 and is named for brothers Gus and Leonard who were instrumental in providing their advice and expertise while the university grew and whose Foundation has provided substantial gifts important to the continued development of the University, including a substantial grant that increased the library holdings and allowed substantial changes in library technology on the campus.
Carey V. Stabler Society – This society recognizes cumulative giving of $100,000 to $249,999 and is named for Carey V. Stabler, the president of Little Rock University from 1956-1969 and Chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock from 1969 – 1972.
John A. Larson Society – This society recognizes cumulative giving of $25,000 to $99,999 and is named in honor of John A. Larson, the founder and president of Little Rock Junior College.