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Chaffee Guild

Graphic Depiction of Administration Building, Trees and St. Margaret's Hall

About the Chaffee Guild

The Chaffee Guild recognizes donors for their sustained financial leadership with cumulative contributions totaling $100,000 or more. The Chaffee Guild is named in honor of President Eugene B. Chaffee and his wife, Mrs. Lois Chaffee, the university’s first philanthropists. Dr. Chaffee was the guiding force behind the expansion of Boise Junior College and its evolution into Boise State University.

    • A crystal Chaffee Guild clock and gold “B” pin
    • Invitation to annual Chaffee Guild Induction dinner
    • Special recognition on the virtual donor wall at the Alumni and Friends Center
    • Greater communication from Boise State and access to its leaders
    • Invitations to exclusive donor experiences and Boise State activities

  • Recognition levels are based upon giving per calendar year.

    • Member: cumulative charitable giving of $100,000–$999,999
    • Pinnacle Member: cumulative charitable giving of $1,000,000 and above

  • Members enjoy a number of benefits, including invitations to members-only experiences and special Boise State communications.

    BenefitMemberPinnacle Member
    Chaffee Guild Inductionxx
    Easter Egg Hunt on The Bluexx
    Spring Celebration with President Kustraxx
    Annual Morrison Center Eventxx
    Scholarship Dinnerxx
    Top Ten Scholars Award Receptionxx
    Exclusive President's Club Eventsxx
    Birthday Messagexx
    Holiday Card/Emailxx
    Advancing Boise State (e-communication)xx
    Dear Friends Email Updates from President Kustraxx
    Printed State of the Universityxx

    Wednesday, March 1

    Reception at 5:30 p.m.
    Dinner at 6 p.m.
    Jordan Ballroom, Student Union Building

    Please join us an evening of extraordinary appreciation. This night celebrates the generosity of those who support Boise State student scholarships by providing an opportunity for donors to meet the students they support. Look for an invitation to this special event in your mailbox and email inbox. Complimentary parking is available in the Lincoln Parking Garage at the corner of Univ. Drive and Lincoln Ave.

    Kindly respond before Tuesday, Feb. 7 by calling (208) 426-3210 or emailing