Named after the famous French historian and aristocrat Alexis de Tocqueville, the Tocqueville Society is a national organization of philanthropists who show exceptional generosity and leadership in donating $10,000 or more every year to meet needs in our community.
Specifically, the United Way Tocqueville Society aims to:
- Change lives through philanthropic leadership focused on the building blocks for a better life: a quality education that leads to a stable job; income that can support a family through retirement, and good health
- Communicate the vital role of personal philanthropic action in creating long-lasting changes.
- Expand high-level personal giving and United Way Major and Planned Giving programs.
- Strengthen United Way of Tarrant County leadership by building a network of like-minded leaders.