Mary Frances Clarke Legacy Society

The Mary Frances Clarke Legacy Society honors and recognizes individuals who have chosen to benefit Clarke University through charitable gift plans.

Members of the Mary Frances Clarke Society share a common bond of generosity that will impact future generations of students eager to make a difference in the world. Students who will gain so much from valuable life lessons, strong traditions and an exceptional Clarke education.

Clarke University recognizes the significant role planned giving donors play and is pleased to pay special tribute to their philanthropic leadership and vision. Mary Frances Clarke Legacy Society members receive exclusive updates, invitations and recognition in the annual Honor Roll of Donors.  New members are also publicly recognized at the President’s Donor Gala.

For more information please visit or call (888)225-5753.

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“The BVMs and especially
Clarke have influenced me
at every turn in my life.
They demonstrated faith
in me and supported me
at every turn. I want to
be there in the future
for them.”

Kathleen Welsh Van Steenhuyse ’71

  • Support Clarke - Spring
  • Arts at Clarke 2016
  • Transfer Fall 2015