Giving Societies

The Society of 1866

University Hospitals’ Society of 1866, named in recognition of our founding year, celebrates the spirit of philanthropy exemplified by our most generous benefactors.

The Samuel Mather Society

The Samuel Mather Society, named in honor of the renowned Cleveland industrialist, philanthropist and former UH Board Chairman, recognizes individuals, family foundations, associations, corporations, foundations and organizations whose cumulative, lifetime giving to UH totals $1 million or more. Members are recognized in our annual Report on Philanthropy and other publications and are invited to the annual Society of 1866 Celebration, where donor awards are presented.