Giving to Yale

YAF Events

YAF Board Meetings
The Yale Alumni Fund Board comprises approximately 83 alumni and is led by a Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Executive Committee. The mission of the Board is to guide and support the fundraising programs of
the Alumni Fund. Board meetings are held three times during the fiscal year to review Fund progress and policies and determine appropriate goals and strategies. Board m
eetings are usually held at the Yale Club of New York City.

Volunteer Convocation
An opportunity for Yale Alumni Fund volunteers to return to campus celebrate success, share ideas, and stay connected to the university.




Chairman’s Award
Each year the Alumni Fund presents its most outstanding volunteers with the Chairman’s Award to honor their extraordinary leadership and spotlight their volunteer contributions.


Elihu Day
Each November, students from across Yale express their gratitude to donors by signing personal thank-you cards at several locations on campus. Click here to learn more about the most recent Elihu Day.