About the Merrick Society
The Coral Gables Community Foundation established the Merrick Society to preserve key philanthropic activities in Coral Gables. This exclusive group commits to a three-year annual contribution of $1,000, $2,500, $5,000, or $10,000. The Merrick Society is dedicated to continuing George Merrick’s vision for our City Beautiful.
Year by year, Merrick Society members’ support is crucial to the success of the Foundation in helping us fulfill our goals into the future. A gift to the Coral Gables Community Foundation is fully tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.
- Invitation to the annual benefactor reception and other special Foundation functions
- Invitation to exclusive events and access to special offers from our corporate partners
- Name recognition throughout the year in Foundation’s monthly newsletters, website and marketing materials
- Foundation lapel pin and other exclusive branded items
Joining the Merrick Society is a powerful and meaningful way for individuals to create a philanthropic legacy for their community and to support the causes they care about most.