Support Daemen College in a Meaningful Way

With planned giving, you can provide long-lasting support for Daemen College while enjoying financial benefits for yourself.

For more information on what to give and to learn about the best assets to make a planned gift please contact our Institutional Advancement Office at 716-839-8212 or

Canavan Society

Sr. Angela Canavan

The Canavan Society is one of the most prestigious recognition groups at Daemen College honoring those who have contributed to the College through a planned gift or a provision in their will. The Society is named in honor of our 2nd President, M. Angela Canavan, OSF.  Members join Sister Angela in furthering the knowledge and traditions of the college’s mission – education and service – for future generations of Daemen students.  Planned gifts are an investment of faith in Daemen College and the College is grateful and honored to be entrusted with it.

Canavan Society members are invited to exclusive events and receive special recognition in College publications. New members also receive a complimentary Canavan Society memento.  Most importantly as a Canavan Society Member you will have the satisfaction of knowing that your deferred gift will secure Daemen College’s legacy for the benefit of future generations.

Ways to Give

Our Canavan Society Brochure provides an overview of gift planning at Daemen College.  In addition, please take a moment to review the various ways to give and benefits to both the donor and the college.